America and the Germans: An Assessment of a Three-Hundred-Year History - Vol. 2

America and the Germans: An Assessment of a Three-Hundred-Year History - Vol. 2

America and the Germans: An Assessment of a Three-Hundred-Year History - Vol. 2

America and the Germans: An Assessment of a Three-Hundred-Year History - Vol. 2

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The essays in this book, together with those of the first volume, Immigration, Language, Ethnicity, are the revised versions of papers delivered at the Tricentennial Conference of German-American History, Politics and Culture at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, on October 3-6, 1983. The conference, part of the German- American Tricentennial celebrations in Philadelphia, was made possible through generous grants from institutions in the United States and the Federal Republic of Germany. The contributions of the William Penn Foundation, Philadelphia, the Fritz Thyssen Stiftung, Cologne, the United States Information Agency, Washington,D.C., the German Marshall Fund of the United States, Washington, D.C., and the Ford Foundation, New York, are gratefully acknowledged. The editors would like to express their special appreciation to the Max Kade Foundation,New York, the William Penn Foundation, Philadelphia, and the American Association of Teachers of German for making this publication possible.

Many friends and colleagues helped in preparing the conference and provided valuable advice concerning its composition and program. We would particularly like to thank Erich Angermann, James Bergquist, Thomas Childers, Ernst-Otto Czempiel,Horst Daemmrich, Peter Demetz, Reinhard Doerries, Richard Dunn, Hans Gatzke, Ira Glazier, Wolfram Hanrieder, Theodore Hershberg, Walter Hinderer, Peter Uwe Hohendahl, Carl-Ludwig Holtfrerich, Martin Jay, John Jentz, Walter Kamphoefner, Hartmut Keil, Anna Kuhn, Bruce Kuklick, Vernon Lidtke, Albert Lloyd, John McCarthy, Günter Moltmann, William Parsons, Eric Rentschler, George Romoser, Scott Swank, Hans Trefousse, Hermann Wellenreuther, and Don Yoder.

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