A Nation in Barracks: Modern Germany, Military Conscription by Ute Frevert

By Ute Frevert

A country in Barracks exhibits how military-civil kinfolk have developed in Germany over the last 200 years. This e-book investigates how conscription has contributed to instilling a robust feel of army dedication one of the German public. the writer seems at its courting to kingdom citizenship, kingdom development, gender formation and the concept that of violence. She starts with the early 19th century, whilst conscription was once first utilized in Prussia and before everything met with harsh feedback from all features of society, and maintains during the Germanies of the post-1949 interval. The booklet covers the Prussian version used in the course of global conflict I, the Weimar Republic whilst no conscription used to be enforced, and the mass army mobilization of the 3rd Reich. all through this certain exam, Ute Frevert examines how civil society bargains with institutionalized violence and the way this impacts types of citizenship and gender kin.

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I: v. Bülow to Staatsrat v. 1812. 20. Rep. P. Nr. 3: v. 1812; Breslau government to v. ; Historische Zeitschrift, vol. 69, 1892, p. 449 (Schrötter); Sikora, Desertion; Sikora, Disziplin. 21. Cities recorded considerably less people enrolled and exempted than in rural areas. (Harnisch, ‘Kantonsystem’, p. 151). 22. GStA Berlin-Dahlem, Rep. O. Nr. 4, vol. 1811. 23. Vaupel, Reorganisation, pp. 27, 82, 500. 24. Gerhard/Norvin, Briefe, vol. 1, pp. 477, 495, 498, 501. 25. Vaupel, Reorganisation, pp. 748–9.

1811. 31. Vaupel, Reorganisation, pp. 40, 237, 720, 742, 765, 782; Scheel/Schmidt, Reformministerium, vol. I, pp. 63–65; GStA Berlin-Dahlem, Rep. 92 Nachlaß Vaupel, Nr. 42: Immediatbericht des Generalmajors v. 1809. Compare Pröve, Republikanismus, pp. 227 ff. 32. 1808, in: Vaupel, Reorganisation, p. 789. 33. GStA Berlin-Dahlem, Rep. 92 Nachlaß Vaupel, Nr. 1809. 34. GStA Berlin-Dahlem, Rep. P. Nr. 1817. 35. GStA Berlin-Dahlem, Rep. Y. Nr. 1817. On the Landwehr compare Chapter II 3. 36. GStA Berlin-Dahlem, Rep.

58. Ibbeken, Preußen, pp. 393–4, 398, 405, 443–447. 59. Arndt, Landsturm (1813), pp. 2, 10, 11; Arndt, An die Preußen, in: Actenstücke, H. 1, p. , H. 3, p. 31. 60. Arndt, Grundlinien, pp. 23–4. 61. B. Basedows Elementarwerk, vol. 1, p. 37. 62. Frank, System, vol. 2, pp. 633–4, 693; Reil, Hausarzt, vol. 2, pp. 223–4; GutsMuths, Gymnastik, p. 17. 63. Frank, System, vol. 2, pp. 630, 642–3, 640; GutsMuths, Gymnastik, p. 152; Vieth, Versuch, p. 31. 64. Pockels, Mann, vol. 1, pp. 30, 29. 65. Frevert, „Mann“, pp.

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