Mannheim

[man-hahym; German mahn-hahym]
noun
  1. Karl [kahrl; German kahrl] /kɑrl; German kɑrl/, 1893–1947, German sociologist.
  2. a city in SW Germany at the confluence of the Rhine and Neckar rivers.
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  • For Mannheim, generations were born from historical disruption.

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  • For Mannheim, what defined a generation was the particular slice of history people experienced during those plastic years.

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British Dictionary definitions for mannheim

Mannheim

1
noun
  1. a city in SW Germany, in Baden-Württemberg at the confluence of the Rhine and Neckar: one of Europe's largest inland harbours; a cultural and musical centre. Pop: 308 353 (2003 est)

Mannheim

2
noun
  1. Karl (karl). 1893–1947, Hungarian sociologist, living in Britain from 1933: author of Ideology and Utopia (1929) and Man and Society in an Age of Reconstruction (1941)
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