Benno von Wiese

Rossade, K. D. (2003). Benno von Wiese. In: König, Christoph and Wägenbaur, Birgit eds. International Germanistenlexikon 1800-1950. Berlin, German: Walter de Gruyter, pp. 2025–2028.

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The author have researched the history of science, scholarship and German studies, with particular focus on the career of the influential German literary scholar Benno von Wiese (1903-1987). The book on von Wiese deals with his supportive yet ambivalent role during National Socialism from 1933-1945 and how he dealt with this (personal and collective German) period in post-war Germany.

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