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Transnationalism in the Prussian East

From National Conflict to Synthesis, 1871–1914

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Part of the The Palgrave Macmillan Transnational History Series book series (PMSTH)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Introduction

    1. Mark Tilse
      Pages 1-10
  3. Nationalism

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 11-11
    2. Mark Tilse
      Pages 41-65
  4. The Cultures of Transnationalism

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 67-67
  5. The Politics of Transnationalism

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 135-135
  6. Conclusion

    1. Mark Tilse
      Pages 176-185
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 247-270

About this book


Interpreting the German-Polish relationship according to a paradigm of 'synthesis' between nations, this book examines the process and socio-political effects of how conflict and contradiction between Germans and Poles gave rise to mentalities and behaviours that were 'transnational'; representing the harmonization of the national dichotomy.


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About the authors

MARK TILSE was born and raised in Oxford. He studied at the universities of East Anglia, Oxford, Bielefeld, and UCL, and received his Ph.D. in History from the University of London.

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