Prof. Dr.

Gary B. Cohen

Gary B. Cohen

Corresponding Member of the Division of Humanities and the Social Sciences abroad since 2011

  • University of Minnesota


Research Areas:

  • History, Archaeology
  • Modern history
  • European history
  • Austrian history



Selected Memberships:

  • American Historical Association
  • German Studies Association
  • Central European History Society
  • Collegium Carolinum, München
  • Association for Slavic, East European, and Eurasien Studies
  • Association for Jewish Studies

Selected Prizes:

  • Österreichisches Ehrenkreuz für Wissenschaft und Kunst I. Klasse
  • Full member of the Collegium Carolinum in München

Selected Publications:

  • Cohen, Gary B. (2013) Our Laws, Our Taxes, Our Administration: Citizenship in Imperial Austria. In: Bartov, Omer; Weitz, Eric D. (Hrsg.), Shatterzone of Empires: Coexistence and Violence in the German, Habsburg, Russian, and Ottoman Borderlands; Bloomington, Ind.: Indiana Univ. Press, S. 103-121.
  • Cohen, Gary B. (2007) Nationalist Politics and the Dynamics of State and Civil Sociey in the Habsburg Monarchy, 1867-1914. Central European History, Bd. 40, S. 241-278.
  • Cohen, Gary B. (2006) The Politics of Ethnic Survival: Germans in Prague, 1861-1914., 2. Aufl.; West Lafayette, Ind.: Purdue Univ. Press (332 Seiten).
  • Cohen, Gary B. (1996) Education and Middle-Class Society in Imperial Austria, 1848-1918.; West Lafayette, Ind.: Purdue Univ. Press (386 Seiten).
  • Cohen, Gary B. (1977) Jews in German Society: Prague, 1860-1914. Central European History, Bd. 10, S. 28-54.