empowering and often radicalizing experience of young Tsukunft women during the interwar period as they learned from their female role models how to live, organize, rebel, resist, and fight. I argue that despite the scarcity of high-ranking female leaders
Young Women in the Tsukunft Youth Movement in Interwar Poland and Their Role Models
Australian and Canadian Visions of Women, Modernity, and Mobility between the Wars
display their modernity and cultivate new social and cultural aspirations. This article builds upon Conor’s analyses of spectacle to consider how the female traveler was depicted in Australian and Canadian periodicals of the interwar period. Although
Public Discourse in Interwar Yugoslavia on the Status of Women in Turkey (1923–1939)
ground. An overwhelming majority of the twenty-seven Yugoslav authors quoted in this article were male, with four female exceptions, which is understandable given the patriarchal society of the interwar period. They were members of the middle or upper
The Use of Filmic Techniques in Colonial Revisionism in the 1920s
Translator : Katherine Ebisch-Burton
always use the borders of 1914, as, incidentally, did school atlases of the interwar period. 20 Borders and their representation in maps have always been a political issue. With the exception of the colonies, the territories removed from Germany by the
Mobility and the Geographical Imaginaries of Interwar Australian Magazines
Victoria Kuttainen and Susann Liebich
, particularly as travel through the Panama Canal boosted Pacific traffic on routes to Europe. Contemporary writing in magazines reflected this outward gaze, yet literary histories of the interwar period have elided this narrative, preferring instead a history of
“Savagery” and “Civilization” in the Australian Interwar Imaginary
interwar period with a particular focus on the middlebrow imagination. I argue that travel literature often appealed to the middlebrow in content and style, and the Pacific Islands were a middle-brow setting. In doing so, I explore Australian
Eisenstadt. Vienna in the Interwar Period Back in Vienna, in 1918 a Wiener Jüdisches Organisationskomitee was founded. It proposed and discussed religious reforms, amongst them the introduction of the organ in the Viennese community temples. The most
L'Effort indochinois and Autonomy in a Global Context, 1936–1939
M. Kathryn Edwards
autonomy in the interwar period. The Popular Front and the Colonies The Popular Front is renowned for its progressive legislation in metropolitan France; its colonial agenda is somewhat less well known. The new Socialist Minister of Colonies, Marius
The Return of Transport Coordination
The coordination of transport was heavily debated in the interwar period, as mechanized road traffic for the first time posed a serious challenge to the railways as the backbone of the transport system. The main issues of the interwar period bear resemblances with current challenges for transport policy, and historical studies may improve our understanding of contemporary transport coordination. This introduction sets the stage by discussing the concept of transport coordination and its historiography.
What Kind of State Have Lithuanians Been Fighting For?
This article deals with the question of the conceptualization of state (Lith. valstybe) in twentieth-century Lithuanian political thought and its reflections in Sąjūdis, the Lithuanian independence movement, during the years 1988-1990. It is a commonly accepted myth that Sąjūdis restored the language of Lithuania's interwar period and thus the nation-centered, nationalistic paradigm of that period. A closer look at the political discourse of the interwar period suggests that it is misleading to talk about this kind of restitution. Furthermore, considering the fact that it is important to take into account the Soviet paradigms of the state that influenced Lithuanian political discourse for fifty years, the article finds arguments for speaking about a continuation of Soviet political discourse. Thus, along with restitution, it is possible to find continuities while conceptualizing state in Sąjūdis. While analyzing the meaning and semantic fields of those concepts, it is possible to draw arguments about the real nature of the political transformation of Soviet Lithuania.