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  • Broadway and Corporate Capitalismby Michael Schwartz

    Palgrave Macmillan 2009; US$ 110.00

    Broadway and Corporate Capitalism examines two overlapping and, in many ways, symbiotic phenomena of early 20th century America - the emergence of the Professional-Managerial Class within American corporate capitalism and the evolution of Broadway. Michael Schwartz shows how the class movements moved - literally and figuratively - to the rhythm... more...

  • Michael's Genuine Foodby Michael Schwartz

    Potter/TenSpeed/Harmony 2011; US$ 35.00

    JAMES BEARD AWARD?WINNING CHEF Michael Schwartz put Miami?s Design District on the culinary map when he opened his restaurant, Michael?s Genuine Food & Drink, in 2007. In a town where food and cocktails are as much a part of the pulse as tans and nightclubs, Michael?s Genuine strikes a very different note. Reviving the city?s dining scene from an overabundance... more...

  • Vertriebene und "Umsiedlerpolitik"by Michael Schwartz

    De Gruyter 2004; US$ 152.00

    Vier bis fünf Millionen Flüchtlinge, Vertriebene und Zwangsumgesiedelte, die ab 1945 in die sowjetische Besatzungszone Deutschlands bzw. die spätere DDR gelangten, stießen - ähnlich wie in Westdeutschland - auf eine fremdenfeindliche und um materielle Ressourcen wie Land oder Mobiliar konkurrierende Gesellschaft. Welche Möglichkeiten und Grenzen bot... more...

  • Ethnische "Säuberungen" in der Moderneby Michael Schwartz

    De Gruyter 2013; US$ 81.41

    Ethnic ?cleansing? is the dark side of modern democratization and the formation of nation states. Beginning in the 19th century, the Balkans and colonies outside Europe became the laboratories for this form of national problem solving. After 1914 these instruments of violence struck back on the European continent. Michael Schwartz describes... more...

  • Homosexuelle im Nationalsozialismusby Michael Schwartz

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 24.00

    How did homosexual, bisexual, transsexual, and intersexual persons live during the Nazi era? What persecutory measures did they face? This compendium addresses these and other questions. A focus is placed on the police and justice system as well as political, administrative, and social repression. more...

  • Class Divisions on the Broadway Stageby Michael Schwartz

    Palgrave Macmillan 2014; US$ 85.00

    Examining twenty-five years of theatre history, this book covers the major plays that feature representations of the Industrial Workers of the World. American class movement and class divisions have long been reflected on the Broadway stage and here Michael Schwartz presents a fresh look at the conflict between labor and capital. more...

  • Radical Protest and Social Structureby Michael Schwartz

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 72.95

    Radical Protest and Social Structure: The Southern Farmers' Alliance and Cotton Tenancy, 1880-1890 provides an analysis of the occurrence of protest, its growth, and demise through the study of the Southern Farmers' Alliance, the largest and most radical component of American Populism. The monograph presents historical and sociological facts and aims... more...

  • Festschrift to Patrick Primeauxby Michael Schwartz; Howard Harris

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2012; US$ 120.99

    This volume includes contributions from colleagues of the late Patrick Primeaux, a past editor of this series, outstanding teacher of business ethics and longtime chair of the Theology Department at St John's University in New York City. Other contributions are the result of a conference held in June, 2011 at the University of Tasmania by the Australian... more...

  • Sozialstaatlichkeit in der DDRby Dierk Hoffmann; Michael Schwartz

    De Gruyter 2005; US$ 48.82

    Sozialstaatlichkeit in der DDR war eine wichtige Legitimationsressource des SED-Regimes. Sie war darüber hinaus für das Funktionieren einer modernen industriellen Arbeitsgesellschaft unverzichtbar und prägte auch in der DDR die sozialen Lebenslagen der Bevölkerung. Der Sammelband enthält Längsschnittstudien für den gesamten Zeitraum der SBZ/DDR zu... more...

  • Geglückte Integration?by Dierk Hoffmann; Michael Schwartz

    De Gruyter 1999; US$ 65.11

    In der Bundesrepublik wurde eine längere Phase des Desinteresses, wenn nicht gar der Tabuisierung bereits im Laufe der achtziger Jahre durch neue wissenschaftliche Anstrengungen durchbrochen, die insbesondere den westdeutschen Gründungs-"Mythos der schnellen Integration" zu differenzieren trachteten. Ebenso kam es zu Versuchen der Geschichtswissenschaft... more...