The Culture of Rights

Civil Rights, Participation Rights, and Social Rights in Germany and the United States in the Twentieth Century


June 11-14, 1997
Conference at the GHI
[Bulletin 21, Fall 1997, pp. 14-17]

Conveners: Manfred Berg, GHI; Martin H. Geyer, GHI

Participants: David Abraham, University of Miami; Ann Taylor Allen, University of Louisville; Eileen Boris, Howard University; Margaret S. Dalton, University of Alabama at Tuscaloosa; Roger Daniels, University of Cincinnati; Hasia Diner, New York University; Michael Dreyer, University of Jena; Paul Finkelman, Hamline University; Hugh David Graham, Vanderbilt University; Stephen P. Halbrook, Fairfax, V.A.; Dietrich Herrmann, Technical University of Dresden; Michael L. Hughes, Wake Forest University; Christian Joppke, European University Institute, Florence; Yara-Colette Lemke Muniz de Faria, Technical University of Berlin; Peter Ling, University of Nottingham; Merith Niehuss, University of the Bundeswehr, Munich; Bernd Ostendorf, University of the Bundeswehr, Munich; Karl Schleunes, University of North Carolina at Greensboro.