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Harvard Historical Studies 178

Fighting for the Soul of Germany

The Catholic Struggle for Inclusion after Unification

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$57.00 • £45.95 • €51.50

ISBN 9780674065635

Publication Date: 06/20/2012


380 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

1 map

Harvard Historical Studies


  • Acknowledgments
  • Map: The German Empire, 1871–1918
  • Introduction
  • Part I: Antecedents and the Four Phases of the Kulturkampf
    • 1. The German Question and Religion
    • 2. The Beginning of the German Epoch
    • 3. The Limits of Loyalty Tested
    • 4. The Real Threat Emerges
    • 5. The Search for Continued Relevance
  • Part II: The Formation of Catholic National Identity
    • 6. Mapping Germany from the Borders to Berlin
    • 7. Femininity and the Debate over the Guiding Principle of the Nation
    • 8. The Battle over Schools and Scholarship
    • 9. The Moral Geography of Europe and Beyond
  • Conclusion
  • Notes
  • Bibliography
  • Index

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