Author Nothnagle, Alan L., 1962-
Title Building the East German myth : historical mythology and youth propaganda in the German Democratic Republic, 1945-1989 / Alan L. Nothnagle
Imprint Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press, c1999
book jacket
 Mo  305.235 N912    AVAILABLE    30550100347010
Descript 208 p. ; 24 cm
Series Social history, popular culture, and politics in Germany
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Myth and propaganda in East Germany -- In Goethe's footsteps: the myth of Kultur -- "In the spirit of Ernst Thalmänn": the antifascist myth -- "To be a German patriot means to be a friend of the Soviet Union": the myths of the great socialist Soviet Union and of the socialist Fatherland -- Afterword -- Index
Subject Youth -- Germany (East) -- Political activity
Socialism and youth -- Germany (East)
Political socialization -- Germany (East)
Mythology -- Political aspects -- Germany (East)
Patriotism -- Germany (East)