Eigen-Sinn, Domination and No Resistance (english version)

  • Eigen-Sinn. This word – commonly rendered in English as "stubbornness" – has since become a key concept in German and even international scholarship for a specific approach referred to collectively as Alltagsgeschichte, the history of everyday life. Eigen-Sinn nowadays is a useful historiographic concept for understanding individual behaviors and actions that impact on the sphere of power and domination: submission and revolt, resistance and dropping-out. How this came about will be explained in this article by Thomas Lindenberger.

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Author:Thomas Lindenberger
URL:http://docupedia.de/zg/lindenberger_eigensinn_v1_en_2015
DOI:https://doi.org/10.14765/zzf.dok.2.646.v1
Document Type:Online Publication
Language:English
Date of Publication (online):2016/06/16
Date of first Publication:2015/08/03
Release Date:2016/06/16
Tag:Begriffe
ZZF Chronological-Classification:20. Jahrhundert
ZZF Topic-Classification:Alltag
Kultur
ZZF Regional-Classification:ohne regionalen Schwerpunkt
Portal:Docupedia-Zeitgeschichte
Licence (German):License LogoClio Lizenz