German Images of the Self and the Other

Nationalist, Colonialist and Anti-Semitic Discourse 1871–1918

  • Felicity Rash

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
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  9. Back Matter
    Pages 205-222

About this book


This book provides a detailed linguistic analysis of the nationalist discourses of the German Second Reich, which most effectively demonstrate the contrasting images of the German Self and its various Others, such as Jews, native Africans, gypsies and the enemy Other during the First World War.


Africa African antisemitism colonialism discourse empire German identity Linguistic Analysis

Authors and affiliations

  • Felicity Rash
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  1. 1.Queen Mary University of LondonUK

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