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consumers" co-operative movement in Germany

Theodor O. Cassau

consumers" co-operative movement in Germany

by Theodor O. Cassau

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Published by Macmillan in New York .
Written in English

  • Cooperation -- Germany.

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    Statementby Dr. Theodor Cassau, translated from the German by J. F. Mills.
    ContributionsMills, J. F.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 201 p.
    Number of Pages201
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14181653M

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    Call for Papers - Towards a global history of the consumer co-operative movement Please see the call for papers below. We would be very pleased to hear from researchers working on the history of consumer co-operation in any part of the world, in any period. Adolf Hitler’s hatred and intolerance of sections of society is well documented, but less known is the Third Reich’s complicated and ultimately equally destructive relationships with co-ops, both in Germany and across wider Europe. The co-op movement in Germany developed around the same time as consumer co-operation in Britain and producer co-operation in France, but with a focus on thrift.

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