Constructing Class and Nationality in Alsace, 1830-1945

by David Allen Harvey

Publisher: Northern Illinois University Press

Written in English
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  • European history: c 1750 to c 1900,
  • European history: from c 1900 -,
  • Social classes,
  • Working class,
  • History,
  • Sociology,
  • Germany,
  • Social Science,
  • Minority Studies - General,
  • Group identity,
  • Alsace,
  • France

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He is the author of Beyond Enlightenment: Occultism and Politics in Modern France () and Constructing Class and Nationality in Alsace, (). In Constructing Class and Nationality in Alsace to the Enlightenment, Harvey teaches courses at New College on modern European history, the French Revolution and the Age of Imperialism.

David Allen Harvey, recieved his Ph.D from Princeton University in He is assistant professor of history at the New College of Florida. He is the author of Constructing Class and Nationality in Alsace, (DeKalb:Northern Illinios University Press, ).

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French History, Vol Issue 1, MarchPages –, https. 6 See David Allen Harvey, Constructing Class and Nationality in Alsace, – (DeKalb, IL, ); and Jean-Claude Richez et al., Jacques Peirotes et le socialisme en Alsace: – (Stras-bourg, ).

7 See Alison Carrol, “Socialism and National Identity in Alsace from Reichsland to Répu. The construction by the German administration of a new court house in Strasbourg () had two goals: reinforce the town’s status, capital of the Reichsland of Alsace-Lorainne since its.

Constructing Class and Nationality in Alsace by David Allen Harvey Constructing Class and Nationality in Alsace by David Allen Harvey (pp. ) Review by: Keith Mann. Alsace (/ æ l ˈ s æ s /, also US: / æ l ˈ s eɪ s, ˈ æ l s æ s /; French: (); Low Alemannic German/Alsatian: ’s Elsàss; German: Elsass (); Latin: Alsatia) is a cultural and historical region in eastern France, on the west bank of the upper Rhine next to Germany and Switzerland.

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