In Ehrenburg's life and writings, the passionate Francophiliathe legacy of his Parisian youth, his intimacy with the international avant-gardecountered the virulent Germanophobia
of his wartime articles.
In other entries, he claims Mrs Thatcher had bouts of "Germanophobia
", noting "she seems obsessed by a feeling that German-speakers are going to dominate the [European] Community."
And both appealed to Germanophobia
, focusing on the European debt crisis and Germany's insistence on austerity.
While Kinna is right to look deeper than Kropotkin's alleged Germanophobia
to explain his decision to back the Allies in 1914, her argument is unconvincing.
This will force all parties, including pro-European ones, to engage in a discussion about the potential merits of leaving the currency union and it will encourage political posturing, especially in France, where there is an undercurrent of Germanophobia
that is easy to rekindle.
Bailey, "The British Protestant Theologians in the First World War: Germanophobia
Unleashed," Harvard Theological Review 77 (1984), 195-221; Charles E.
"On Europe's barometer, Germanophobia
is rising but criticism against Germany is unfair.
spilled over into the February days, so that support of the revolution came to be seen as a proper, patriotic, anti-German act.
"We must be careful not to appear to be following Germany s lead," said Lionnel Luca, a UMP lawmaker, warning against the "whiff of Germanophobia
exuded by the Socialist Party for political reasons."
synonymous with "the enemy," intense Germanophobia
Just as anti-Semitism inflected the representational models of French lesbianism in literature as a sign of larger political anxieties during and after the Dreyfus Affair, an escalating strain of nationalism further expanded in the French imaginary to inflame a certain Germanophobia
in the early twentieth century.
The euro is currently the major cause of both discord in Europe and a wave of Germanophobia
not seen since 1945.