Klimke, Martin.

The Other Alliance : Student Protest in West Germany and the United States in the Global Sixties - Princeton : Princeton University Press, 2009. - 1 online resource (365 p.) - eBooks on Demand America in the World . - America in the World .

COVER; CONTENTS; LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS; ABBREVIATIONS; ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; INTRODUCTION; CHAPTER 1: SDS MEETS SDS; CHAPTER 2: BETWEEN BERKELEY AND BERLIN, FRANKFURT AND SAN FRANCISCO: THE NETWORKS AND NEXUS OF TRANSNATIONAL PROTEST; CHAPTER 3: BUILDING THE SECOND FRONT: THE TRANSATLANTIC ANTIWAR ALLIANCE; CHAPTER 4: BLACK AND RED PANTHERS; CHAPTER 5: THE OTHER ALLIANCE AND THE TRANSATLANTIC PARTNERSHIP; CHAPTER 6: STUDENT PROTEST AND INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS; CONCLUSION; NOTES; SOURCES; INDEX

Using previously classified documents and original interviews, The Other Alliance examines the channels of cooperation between American and West German student movements throughout the 1960s and early 1970s, and the reactions these relationships provoked from the U.S. government. Revising the standard narratives of American and West German social mobilization, Martin Klimke demonstrates the strong transnational connections between New Left groups on both sides of the Atlantic. Klimke shows that the cold war partnership of the American and German governments was mirrored by a co

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Protest movements -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Student movements -- International cooperation -- History -- 20th century.
Student movements -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Students -- Political activity -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- Germany (West).
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States.


Electronic books.

LA229 .K54 2009

373.1/81097309046