By W. E. B. Griffin

They have been the pros, the lads who have been toughened through strive against within the mine-laden fields of Europe, in Korea, in Greece, in Indochina. Now, within the twilight of a demise decade, they need to go back to the U.S. to forge a brand new form of American soldier--one to be confirmed at the seashores of Cuba and in a brand new conflict but to come...

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1m Regelfall erfuhr der Bewerber im Dezember / Januar des laufenden Schuljahres, ob seine Bewerbung positiv ausfiel. Damit hatte er im Falle einer Ablehnung die Chance auf eine erneute Bewerbung, entweder im gleichen Fachgebiet an einer anderen Einrichtung oder in einer anderen Disziplin (mogliche Ausweiehrichtungen wurden dem betreffenden Bewerber mit seinem Ablehnungsschreiben mitgeteilt). Es bestand natiirlich auch die Moglichkeit, sieh erst einige Jahre nach dem Abitur fiir ein Studium zu bewerben.

In jedem dieser Fiille spielte die Seminargruppe des betreffenden Studenten eine wichtige Rolle (siehe dazu Abschnitt "Der Kern der Studienorganisation - die Seminargruppe"). Grande jUr dieses Studium - zur Studienmotivation der Studierenden Die im folgenden zu bearbeitende Fragestellung stellt sich als ausgesprochen sensibel dar und birgt bei der methodischen Behandlung und Darstellung Gefahren. Da sich schriftliches Material, das tiber dieses Problem einigermaJ3en verliifiliche Auskunft gibt, nur spiirlich tindet, ist der Rtickgriff auf mtindliche Aussagen bzw.

In: Deutsche Zeitschrift fUr Philosophie. Berlin 1979. Heft 6 12 vgl. Grundlagen des Marxismus-Leninismus. Lehrbuch. Berlin 1960. S. 402-408 13 Die Parallelitit zum Politikverstindnis von Carl Schmitt ist unubersehbar. Beide, der Marxismus-Leninismus und Schmitt treffen sich in ihrer "vernichtenden" Kritik am Liberalismus und der burgerlichen Gesellschaft. Literatur GroBer, G. ), Wissenschaftlicher Kommunismus. : Wissenschaftlicher Sozialismus. : Marxistisch-Ieninistische Erkenntnistheorie. Lehrbuch, Berlin 1978 Worterbuch Sozioiogie, Berlin 1969 48 Dirk Schmeling Harald Jentsch Der Studiengang Wissenschaftlicher Kommunismus Es erscheint in der heutigen Zeit absurd, einen Blick ausgerechnet auf solche Vorgange und Hintergriinde zu werfen, die sich mit dem so exotischen Studiengang Wissenschaftlicher Kommunismus (WK) verbanden.

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