Mark’s language skills and enthusiasm for text are just superb. What I liked best was that he challenged me content-wise when editing my writing. Mark is an excellent teacher, too. He explained all his edits very well.
Miscellaneous Publications by GHI Colleagues
Various Publications by GHI Colleagues
While on staff at the German Historical Institute Washington from 2010 to 2021, I sometimes took on short-term projects outside of my regular obligations. These publications required varying degrees of involvement, depending on author needs and my availability.
Articles, Special Issues, Etc.
- Simone Lässig and Swen Steinberg, eds., “Knowledge and Young Migrants,” special issue, KNOW: A Journal on the Formation of Knowledge 3, no. 2 (Fall 2019): 195–350, https://www.journals.uchicago.edu/toc/know/2019/3/2
- Simone Lässig and Swen Steinberg, eds., “Knowledge and Migration,” special issue, Geschichte und Gesellschaft 43, no. 3 (2017), https://www.jstor.org/stable/i26380567.
- Simone Lässig, “History, Memory, and Symbolic Boundaries in the Federal Republic of Germany: Migrants and Migration in School History Textbooks,” in Migration, Memory, and Diversity: Germany from 1945 to the Present, ed. Cornelia Wilhelm (New York: Berghahn Books, 2016), chap. 5.1
- Mischa Honeck, “The Power of Innocence: Anglo-American Scouting and the Boyification of Empire,” Geschichte und Gesellschaft 42 (2016): 441–66, https://www.jstor.org/stable/24891244.
- Jan C. Jansen, “Creating National Heroes: Colonial Rule, Anticolonial Politics, and Conflicting Memories of Emir ’Abd al-Qadir in Algeria, 1900s–1960s,” History and Memory 28, no. 2 (2016): 3–46, https://doi.org/10.2979/histmemo.28.2.0003.
- Ines Prodöhl, "Versatile and Cheap: A Global History of Soy in the First Half of the Twentieth Century, Journal of Global History 8, no. 3 (2013): 461–82, https://doi.org/10.1017/S1740022813000375.
- Christina Lubinski, “Path Dependency and Governance in German Family Firms,” Business History Review 85, no. 4 (2011): 699–724, https://doi.org/10.1017/S0007680511001164.
- Uwe Spiekermann, “Redefining Food: The Standardization of Products and Production in Europe and the United States, 1880–1914,” History and Technology 27, no. 1 (2011): 11–36, https://doi.org/10.1080/07341512.2011.548971.
- Corinna R. Unger, “Histories of Development and Modernization: Findings, Reflections, Future Research,” H-Soz-u-Kult, September 12, 2010, https://www.hsozkult.de/literaturereview/id/forschungsberichte-1130.
- Arndt Engelhardt and Ines Prodöhl, “Introduction” to “Kaleidoscopic Knowledge: On Jewish and Other Encyclopedias,” special section, ed. Engelhardt and Prodöhl, Jahrbuch des Simon-Dubnow-Instituts/Simon Dubnow Institute Yearbook 9 (2010): 233–45.2
- Jan Logemann and Uwe Spiekermann, “The Myth of a Bygone Cash Economy: Consumer Lending in Germany from the Nineteenth Century to the Mid-Twentieth Century,” Entreprises et Histoire 59, no. 2 (2010): 12–27.
- Uta Andrea Balbier, "Billy Graham in West Germany: German Protestantism between Americanization and Rechristianization, 1954–70, Zeithistorische Forschungen/Studies in Contemporary History 7, no. 3 (2010), https://zeithistorische-forschungen.de/3-2010/id=4402.
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