During my tenure as the GHI’S director, Mark was on the founding team of the “World of Consumption” series. Mark is not only a proficient translator and a thorough editor but also an efficient organizer who dealt with authors and publishers in a highly professional manner. Mark has a large share in the success of the series. Working with him was always a constructive and pleasant experience.
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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