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German studies

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German studies (R200): The study of the German language, its structure, history, grammar and use. May include study of German culture and literature using the techniques of literary analysis and interpretation.

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Link Elections, Parties, and the Party System

Lecture by Andreas Busch from 2007 on German Elections: Parties after 1945: continuities and change — Parties and the German State — The main...

German history, German Politics view
Link Texts, Topics, and Times in German Literature

In diesem Kurs erhalten Sie einen Überblick über einige wichtige literarische Texte, Tendenzen und Themen aus der deutschsprachigen...

Advanced German, Arts and History; Arts; German; Goethe; History; Lieder; Music; Poems; Poetry; Schubert, Eighteenth Century in Germany, German Literature view
Link Germany and its European Context

This course focuses on main currents in contemporary German literary and visual culture. Taking Nietzsche's thought as a point of departure,...

Advanced German, German Literature, European history, Comparative literature, European Literature view
Link Schubert's Lieder: settings of Goethe's poems

This unit looks at the short poems in German that were set to music by Franz Schubert (1797–1828) for a single voice with piano, a genre known as...

19th century, German listening, German history, Germany, Nineteenth-century Germany, Music, Music appreciation, chamber music, Piano music, Arts and History; Arts; German; Goethe; History; Lieder; Music; Poems; Poetry; Schubert view
Link Word order and scope in German

Published by Susi Wormbrand for the Rijksuniversiteit Groningen under GAGL: Groninger Arbeiten zur germanistischen Linguistik in June 200

German Language and Linguistics view
Link German II

Instructors:

Ellen Crocker

As taught in: Spring 2005In this course students are...

Beginners German, Elementary German, German comprehension, German Language view
Link The Weimar Republic and the Rise of the Nazis: Using images and films as historical evidence

We are familiar with seeing images and film in the media - on TV, the Internet, in magazine and newspaper editorial. This resource will use images...

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Link Process and Effects of Unification

2007 Lecture by Andreas Busch: The history of the Wall — Developments up to 1989 — The international handling of German unification — The domestic...

German history, 20th century, European history view
Link Visual Histories: German Cinema 1945 to Present Arts and History; Arts; German; Goethe; History; Lieder; Music; Poems; Poetry; Schubert, Advanced German, German Literature, German Cinema view
Link A reading and translation of Goethe's poem Das Rosenband

Goethe's poem Das Rosenband performed by Christian Wewerka in German, with text and synchronised translation. From the Goethe Podcasts web site,...

Advanced German, German Language, German Intermediate, Arts and History; Arts; German; Goethe; History; Lieder; Music; Poems; Poetry; Schubert, German Poetry view
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