The Resource Europe since 1945, edited by Mary Fulbrook

Europe since 1945, edited by Mary Fulbrook

Label
Europe since 1945
Title
Europe since 1945
Statement of responsibility
edited by Mary Fulbrook
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
AUD
Dewey number
940.55
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
D840
LC item number
.E98 2001eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
The short Oxford history of Europe
Label
Europe since 1945, edited by Mary Fulbrook
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
other
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover -- General Editor's Preface -- Contents -- List of contributors -- List of abbreviations -- 1: Introduction: Europe since 1945 -- Key developments and trends -- From fragmentation to convergence? -- Towards a European identity? -- 2: Politics -- Reshaping Europe after 1945 -- Stability and control: the boring 1950s -- The radical 1960s -- The convergence of Western Europe 1970 ... 1991 -- The end of communism in Europe -- Clouds over Europe's future -- 3: Social history -- The society we left behind: mid-twentieth-century Europe -- The main periods of social history since 1945 -- The post-war era -- The era of prosperity -- The era of economic difficulties -- The era since the upheaval of 1989-1991 -- The processes of change -- Conclusion -- 4: Economy -- Overview of post-war economic trends -- Initial conditions -- The task of reconstruction -- The transition to sustained growth -- The role of the Marshall Plan -- The age of extensive growth -- The economics of intensive growth -- Inflationary pressure and labour conflict -- The contradictions of corporatism -- Retreat into regionalism -- Rising unemployment and integrationist response -- The crucible of integration -- The collapse of central planning -- Difficulties of the transition -- Retrospect and prospect -- 5: Culture -- Introduction: culture and society in post-1945 Europe -- Changing social and political frameworks of cultural development -- Social cleavages of cultural practice -- Education -- Rocking youth culture -- Culture and the state during the cold war -- The impact of the economy -- Changing political meanings in culture and the arts -- Experiences and memories of the Second World War -- Existentialism -- Modernism and Americanism -- Marxist debate and radical culture -- The feminist challenge -- A post-modern crisis? -- New systems of communication and globalization -- European culture, culture and Europe -- 6: International and security relations within Europe -- Ideological factors in post-war European history -- Year zero and the importance of the German question -- The cold war and European security -- Integrating Europe: from the Schuman plan to the 1990s -- After the cold war: the reuniting of Europe in the 1990s -- 7: Interaction with the non- European world -- The cold war -- Decolonization -- Globalization and internationalization -- Conclusion -- 8: Conclusion -- Later twentieth-century Europe in long-term perspective -- From the Wall to Wales ... and back again -- Further Reading -- Chronology -- Maps
Control code
ocn229990083
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 324 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780198731788
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
maps
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b36284713
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)229990083
  • ebsco0198731787

Library Locations

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