Resources4Missions

Germany

Wikipedia: Germany
Lonely Planet: Germany
About.com: Germany for Visitors
Economist Country Briefings: Germany
BBC Country Profiles: Germany
World Health Organization: Germany
Will Go To: Germany

History

German History in Documents and Images
H-German Homepage
Germany books at Amazon.com classified as “history”

historicaltextarchive.com

History of Germany: Primary Documents
Primary Documents

Medieval Germany
Renaissance, Reformation and Early Modern Germany
Eighteenth and Nineteenth Century Germany
Germany: World War I and Weimar Republic
Germany: National Socialism and World War II
Shoah (Holocaust)
Germany Divided and Reunified
German Constitutions and Legal Documents
German Local and Regional History Sources
Other Collections Relevant to German History

Geography / Maps

Mission Atlas Project – Europe (click on country to right)
Germany Maps at Perry-Castaneda Map Collection at the University of Texas
Germany at geography.about.com

Culture

German culture
From everyculture.com Culture of Germany
Embassy to the United States

At Executive Planet

Germany: Appointment Alert! Making appointments
Germany: Business Dress Guidelines for business dress
Germany: Conversation – Part 1 Welcome topics of conversation
Germany: Conversation – Part 2 Welcome topics of conversation
Germany: Culture of German Management – Part 1 Overview of German management and practices
Germany: Culture of German Management – Part 2 Overview of German management and practices
Germany: First Name or Title? – Part 1 Addressing others with respect
Germany: First Name or Title? – Part 2 Addressing others with respect
Germany: Gift Giving Selecting and presenting an appropriate business gift
Germany: Let’s Make a Deal! – Part 1 What you should know before negotiating
Germany: Let’s Make a Deal! – Part 2 What you should know before negotiating
Germany: Let’s Make a Deal! – Part 3 What you should know before negotiating
Germany: Let’s Make a Deal! – Part 4 What you should know before negotiating
Germany: Prosperous Entertaining – Part 1 Entertaining for business success
Germany: Prosperous Entertaining – Part 2 Entertaining for business success
Germany: Prosperous Entertaining – Part 3 Entertaining for business success
Germany: Public Behaviour – Part 1 Acceptable public conduct
Germany: Public Behaviour – Part 2 Acceptable public conduct
Germany: Public Behaviour – Part 3 Acceptable public conduct

Buse, Dieter K. The Regions of Germany: A Reference Guide to History and Culture ( – Jun 30, 2005)
Hall, Edward T. and Mildred Reed Understanding Cultural Differences. Intercultural Press, Inc. 1990 (culture differences that exist between the peoples of Germany, France, and the United States)
Nees, Greg. Germany: Unraveling an Enigma
Starkman, Ruth A. Transformations of the New Germany (Studies in European Culture and History) ( – Jan 19, 2006)
Storti, Craig Old World/New World: Bridging Cultural Differences: Britain, France, Germany and the U.S. Intercultural Press.

Demographics / Needs

Federal Statistical Office
Germany

Education

studying-in-germany.org — Which contains detailed and accurate information about Studying in Germany, this website is also translated into 10 different languages.
germany-visa.org/student-visa — contains detailed information about Germany Student Visa and requirements
germanyhis.com/health-insurance-students — contains detailed information about Germany Health Insurance for Students

Language

German at www.ilovelanguages.com
the COSMAS corpus archive : more than 1736 million running words, of which over one billion words can be searched by the general public for free for research purposes

Political

German Federal Government
Head of State: bundespraesident.de/
National Assembly: bundestag.de/
Executive: bundesregierung.de/
Embassy to the United States
German Law Archive (Oxford University)
Germany Law and Government (Lawresearch)

Religious

Germany: The Church and Missions Today
Pollack, Detlef. “The Change in Religion and Church in Eastern Germany after 1989: A Research Note,” Sociology of Religion, 61 (Fall, 2002), 373-381.

News

All news at mondotimes.com Germany
Frankfurter Allgemeine Z. faz.net/s/homepage.html
Suddeutsche Zeitung sueddeutsche.de/
Die Welt welt.de
Tagesschau tagesschau.de/

Opportunities

 

 

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