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Germany between Dictatorship and Democracy: The 'People's Community'

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Policing

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________, ‘Rethinking the Nazi Terror System: A Historiographical Analysis’, German Studies Review, 14 (1991), 23-38.

________, ‘Denunciations in Twentieth-Century Germany: Aspects of Self-Policing in the Third Reich and the German Democratic Republic’, Journal of Modern History, 68 (1996), 931-67.

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Propaganda

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Opposition

Balfour, Michael, Withstanding Hitler in Germany, 1933-45 (London, 1988).

Broszat, Martin, ‘Zur Sozialgeschichte des Deutschen Widerstands’, VfZ, 34 (1986), 293-309.

Large, David C. (ed.), Contending with Hitler: Varieties of German Resistance in the Third Reich (Cambridge, 1991).

Mallmann, Klaus-Michael/Gerhard Paul, ‘Resistenz oder loyale Widerwilligkeit? Anmerkungen zu einem umstrittenen Begriff’, Zeitschrift für Geschichtswissenschaft, 41 (1993), 99-116.

Nicosia, Francis/Lawrence Stokes (eds.), Germans against Nazism: Nonconformity, Opposition and Resistance in the Third Reich (New York, 1990).