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Title Women in the metropolis : gender and modernity in Weimar culture / edited by Katharina von Ankum.
Imprint Berkeley : University of California Press, 1997.

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Series Weimar and now ; 11
Weimar and now ; 11.
Subject Urban women -- Germany -- History.
Germany -- Social conditions -- 1918-1933.
Women -- Germany -- History -- 20th century.
Feminism -- Germany -- History -- 20th century.
Alt Name Ankum, Katharina von.
Description 1 online resource (v, 238 pages) : illustrations, map.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Gretchen, girl, Garconne? Weimar science and popular culture in search of the ideal new woman / Lynne Frame -- Perceptions of difference : woman as spectator and spectacle / Patrice Petro -- Female flanerie and the Symphony of the city / Anke Gleber -- The conspiracy of women : images of city life in the work of Jeanne Mammen / Annelie Lutgens -- The misogynist machine : images of technology in the work of Hannah Hoch / Maria Makela -- Metropolis and the technosexual woman of German modernity / Janet Lungstrum -- Femininity, the primitive, and modern urban space : Josephine Baker in Berlin / Nancy Nenno -- Gendered urban spaces in Irmgard Keun's Das kunstseidene Madchen / Katharina von Ankum -- In the mirror of fashion / Sabine Hake -- Lustmord : inside the windows of the metropolis / Beth Irwin Lewis.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9780520917606 (electronic bk.)
052091760X (electronic bk.)
0585079404 (electronic bk.)
9780585079400 (electronic bk.)
0520204646 (cloth)
0520204654 (pbk.)
OCLC # 44961546
Additional Format Print version: Women in the metropolis. Berkeley : University of California Press, 1997 0520204646 (DLC) 96003118 (OCoLC)34699417
Table of Contents
1Gretchen, Girl, Garconne? Weimar Science and Popular Culture in Search of the Ideal New Woman / Lynne Frame12
2Perceptions of Difference: Woman as Spectator and Spectacle / Patrice Petro41
3Female Flanerie and the Symphony of the City / Anke Gleber67
4The Conspiracy of Women: Images of City Life in the Work of Jeanne Mammen / Annelie Lutgens89
5The Misogynist Machine: Images of Technology in the Work of Hannah Hoch / Maria Makela106
6Metropolis and the Technosexual Woman of German Modernity / Janet Lungstrum128
7Femininity, the Primitive, and Modern Urban Space: Josephine Baker in Berlin / Nancy Nenno145
8Gendered Urban Spaces in Irmgard Keun's Das kunstseidene Madchen / Katharina von Ankum162
9In the Mirror of Fashion / Sabine Hake185
10Lustmord: Inside the Windows of the Metropolis / Beth Irwin Lewis202

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