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Cool Conduct

The Culture of Distance in Weimar Germany

Cool Conduct by Helmut Lethen
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Cool Conduct is an elegant interpretation of attitudes and mentalities that informed the Weimar Republic by a scholar well known for his profound knowledge of this period. Helmut Lethen writes of "cool conduct" as a cultivated antidote to the heated atmosphere of post-World War I Germany, as a way of burying shame and animosity that might otherwise make social contact impossible.
University of California Press; February 2002
264 pages; ISBN 9780520916418
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Title: Cool Conduct
Author: Helmut Lethen; Don Reneau