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The 20th Century Research Project has two goals:
The Documentation of an Epoch. This project
to make a contribution in respect to regard the 20th century as a
The links offered lead to information about the political, scientific
social developments of this time. Only the knowledge about past events
enables one to understand the obligations and conflicts of the present.
With the records of
people who have experienced and shaped
the 20th century a personal note shall be set. The eventful and
developements of the near past may best be reexperienced and partly
this way. It is planed to publish the memories of the witnesses who
asked therefore later in form of a book.
- Reflections on
History. When regarding an eventful
period of time with a lot of meaningful developments the question of a
historical evaluation arises. What place may the 20th century take in
process of history? To try an estimation from the present would mean to
anticipate future events at the same time. So the
judgements may vary.
The scientific part of
this reserach project is dedicated
to analyse the 20th century and its historical meaning.