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The Mental AftermathThe Mentality of German Physicists 1945-1949$
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Klaus Hentschel

Print publication date: 2007

Print ISBN-13: 9780199205660

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: January 2010

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199205660.001.0001

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The Mental Aftermath

The Mental Aftermath

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The Mental Aftermath
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KLAUS HENTSCHEL

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199205660.003.0018

This final chapter reassesses the overall mental climate between 1945 and 1949, and gauges it against other crises in the history of mentality. There is a surprising continuity and homogeneity. A common sense of injustice was the potent unifier in occupied Germany. The reconstruction of physics in post-war Germany produced new democratic structures and a firm sense of social responsibility.

Keywords:   mental climate, occupied Germany, history of mentality, crises, reconstruction, social responsibility

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