Department of History

50th German Historians' Day

Tuesday 23rd (12:00) - Friday 26th September 2014 (17:00)
If you would like to know more about the A Wasted Decade? British & French Reinterpretations of the 1970s please visit the website or contact Joerg Arnold.

A Wasted Decade? British & French Reinterpretations of the 1970s

Convened by Jörg Arnold (The University of Nottingham) & Sonja Levsen (University of Freiburg).

Conference programme:

Sonja Levsen (Freiburg) British and French debates about the 1970s: themes and trends.

Christiane Reinecke (Hamburg) The dark side of growth. Towards a reassessment of the “Trente Glorieuses” in French postwar history

Jörg Arnold (Nottingham) From loser to winner – and back again. The “coal miner” as a key figure of British contemporary history

Hélène Miard-Delacroix (Paris) Change and Crisis: France in the 1970s

Nicole Kramer (Frankfurt a.M.) Flipsides of the crisis decade: new challenges and societal innovations in the United Kingdom

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