Communism, fascism, and democracy the theoretical foundations

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Published by The McGraw-Hill Companies in New York .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Communism.,
  • Fascism.,
  • Democracy.

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Includes index.

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Statementedited by Carl Cohen.
ContributionsCohen, Carl, 1931-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsJC348 .C63 1997
The Physical Object
Paginationxxv, 669 p. ;
Number of Pages669
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL984074M
ISBN 100070116091
LC Control Number96021812
OCLC/WorldCa34705078

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Fascism was the very heart of World War II. Mostly due to the combative nature of the two sides. Communism was first "invented" by Karl Marx in the mid s with the hope of creating a utopia in which the rich did not could abuse the working class, which Marx saw happening in European and American factories.

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The Third Position is a set of alternative political ideologies that developed in Western Europe following the Second World ped in the context of the Cold War, it developed its name through the claim that it represented a third position between the capitalism of the Western Bloc and the communism of the Eastern Bloc.

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It reflects the fall of Communism as a functioning political system.

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