The Appointment of Citizens as ´Kommerzienrat´ in Prussia until 1918
- Kaudelka-Hanisch, Karin (Fakultät für Geschichtswissenschaft und Philosophie, Universität Bielefeld)
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AbstractCollective biographical investigation of a government-approved economic elite, in particular analysis of the decision-making processes and procedures contributing to the constitution of this elite. Topics: Criteria and intention of the award, applicant, award modalities; social structural characteristics of the ´Kommerzienrat´: area of business, geographic distribution, property situation, position in public life, religious affiliation, age, family connections etc.; economic and social consequences of title award.
1900 / 1918
German Reich (1871-1945) (DXDE)Prussia
Sources: Appointment files of the Prussian Ministry for business and trade as well as of the Civil-Cabinett, in part also files of subordinate government offices; official statistics.
Number of Units: 950
Number of Variables: 186
- ZA8045 (Type: ZA-No.)
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