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  • ISBN 0854963979
  • ISBN13 978-0854963973
  • Language English
  • Author Dolores Augustine
  • Publisher Berg Publishers; First Edition edition (August 4, 1994)
  • Pages 350
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  • Category Different
  • Subcategory Humanities
  • Size ePub 1329 kb
  • Size Fb2 1598 kb
  • Rating: 4.1
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This many-sided study of the wealthy business elite of Wilhelmine Germany is based on comprehensive quantitative data on the 502 wealthiest businessmen of the time, material from public and private papers and 200 autobiographies. Not only business history, but family and social history, gender roles, ethnicity, class relations, consumption patterns and broader historical factors are synthesised in the first coherent view of the social world of the wealthy business elite of Wilhelmine Germany.Selected for the CHOICE list of Outstanding Academic Books for 1995 (Choice current reviews for Academic Libraries)

Professor Augustine has made a significant contribution to the attack on the traditional historiography of the Wilhelmine . It deserves a wide audience among both historians and scholars of Wilhelmine literature.

Professor Augustine has made a significant contribution to the attack on the traditional historiography of the Wilhelmine elite. H German this is a model study of its kind, wide-ranging, original and very sensible in its conclusions. with its impressive bibliography constitutes a valuable addition to the literature of Wilhelmian Germany and its society. Central European History.

Professor Augustine also addresses other issues that make her book a welcome addition to the literature on Wilhelmime Germany. The first is the role of women in the Imperial German high bourgeoisie.

Society in Wilhelmine Germany. Dr Augustine's work is a particularly interesting study of the 502 businessmen who appeared in the Yearbook of Millionaires of Germany (Jahrbuch der Million-aire Deutschlands) in 1910-1914. The Yearbook presented comprehensive bio-graphical information on Germany's wealthiest men and families, derived from the data of the government wealth and income tax statistics levied throughout most of Germany.

Patricians and Parvenus book. This many-sided study of the wealthy business elite of Wilhelmine. This many-sided study of the wealthy business elite of Wilhelmine Germany is based on comprehensive quantitative data on the 502 wealthiest businessmen of the time, material from public and private papers and 200 autobiographies.

Keywords: Dolores, Augustine, Parvenus, Patricians, Wilhelmine Germany, High Society, XII, Oxford/providence.

Read the best books by Dolores L. .Her publications include Patricians and Parvenus: Wealth and High Society in Wilhelmine Germany and Red Prometheus: Engineering and Dictatorship in East Germany, 1945-1990.

Her publications include Patricians and Parvenus: Wealth and High Society in Wilhelmine Germany and Red Prometheus: Engineering and Dictatorship in East Germany, 1945-1990. Dolores L. Augustine. Taking on Technocracy.

Mistakes and Myths: The Allies, Germany, and the Versailles Treaty, 1918–1921. Defenestration as Ritual Punishment: Windows, Power, and Political Culture in Early Modern Europe. Sociology and Colonialism in the British and French Empires, 1945–1965. An Identity of Opinion: Historians and July 1914. Williamson Jr. et al.

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Dolores L Augustine, Dolores Augustine. Not only business history, but family and social history, gender roles, ethnicity, class relations, consumption patterns and broader historical factors are synthesised in the first coherent view of the social world of the wealthy business elite of Wilhelmine Germany. Selected for the CHOICE list of Outstanding Academic Books for.

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Patricians and Parvenus: Wealth and High Society in Wilhelmine Germany (Oxford and Providence: Berg .

Patricians and Parvenus: Wealth and High Society in Wilhelmine Germany (Oxford and Providence: Berg Publishers, 1994). Patricians, Parvenus, and Professionals: The Recruitment and Reproduction of Economic Elites in Imperial Germany, in Franz Bosbach, Keith Robbins and Karina Urbach, ed. Geburt oder Leistung? Elitenbildung im deutsch-britischen Vergleich.