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Ethnicity, Homogeneity, Nation

A Relationship of Tension

Samuel Salzborn

Order and Political Decay: From the Industrial Revolution to the Globalization of Democracy . London : Profile Books . Gatterer , C. 1972 . Erbfeindschaft Italien-Österreich [Hereditary enmity between Italy and Austria]. Vienna : Europa

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The International Circulation and Impact of Invasion Fiction

Case Study of William Le Queux's The Invasion of 1910 – ‘Not an ordinary “pot-boiler”’

Ailise Bulfin

it. 85 Indicative of a Germanophone response, the Daily Mail (without irony) reported on Austrian disgust at Le Queux's ‘sensationmonger[ing]’. 86 I. F. Clarke documents similar German indictments of the novel's inflammatory effect during this

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In the Eyes of Some Britons

Aleppo, an Enlightenment City

Mohammad Sakhnini

France over the Austrian succession. In this difficult year for Britain Drummond defined his Britishness: one of loyalty to the British monarch in the context of being among others in Aleppo—Muslims and other Europeans living in the city. In the several

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Making Friends of the Nations

Australian Interwar Magazines and Middlebrow Orientalism in the Pacific

Victoria Kuttainen and Sarah Galletly

increasingly politically unstable world: “Hitler enters Austria; there is a war in China … What do you know of the people involved or the nations whose fate may be in the balance? … These are different little worlds, fascinating, important” (August 1938: 129

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Cècile Mathieu

Translator : Matthew Roy

to the construction of the message. The example below illustrates the Larousse universel ’s lexicographical treatment of the examined entries: Autrichien, enne [chi-in, è-ne], inhabitant or native of Austria: Les Autrichiens . Adj.: l

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Matthew Eshleman

a page from the Austrian school of economics, Irwin argues that our epistemic limits (with regards to large-scale, economic decision making) require (bad) faith in an invisible hand that will allow markets to self-regulate (Chapter Seven). In short

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Islam, Travel, and Learning

A Case Study on Indonesian Muslim Student Diasporas in Saudi Arabia

Sumanto Al Qurtuby

Social and Doctrinal Importance of Saudi Arabia in Indonesian Salafi Discourse .” Austrian Journal of Southeast Asian Studies 7 ( 2 ): 217 – 236 . Diederich , Mathias . 2005 . “ Indonesians in Saudi Arabia: Religious and Economic Connection .” In

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Carl Strikwerda

ties also frightened elite interest groups in Germany, Austria-Hungary, and Russia. These groups feared that migration, trade, and foreign investment weakened the autarchic militarism on which their power depended. Thus, globalization could only

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The Mysterious Mr Le Queux

War Novelist, Defence Publicist and Counterspy

Roger T. Stearn

-Bannerman had read it. He claimed he had made it as accurate as possible and had been ‘eight months on end, travelling and working unceasingly’. The next day, the Mail reported Austrian press criticism of ‘The Invasion’: the Neue Freie Presse attacked it

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Ruth Klüger

Reflections on Auschwitz

Birgit Maier-Katkin

Austrian-born Ruth Klüger was a teenager when she and her mother were deported first to the concentration camp at Theresienstadt, then to Auschwitz, and later to Christianstadt. This article examines Klüger's memoir weiter leben in which she records her memories and assessments of her experience in these concentration camps. It considers her critical stance toward the postwar Holocaust memory culture and focuses on Klüger's relationship with German thought and language. In particular, during her imprisonment in Auschwitz, German poetry played an important role in her survival. This offers new insight into Theodor Adorno's statement (which he later retracted) that “Writing poetry after Auschwitz is barbaric.“ As questions about German identity are raised, this article suggests a discourse about the Holocaust from within German culture and points to questions about the intricate relationship of a shared cultural background between victim and perpetrator.