Rethinking The Nature Of Fascism: Comparative Perspectives by António Costa PintoRethinking The Nature Of Fascism: Comparative Perspectives by António Costa Pinto

Rethinking The Nature Of Fascism: Comparative Perspectives

byAntónio Costa Pinto, Antnio Costa

Paperback | November 17, 2010

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Many of the foremost experts in the study of European fascism unite to provide a contemporary analysis of the theories and historiography of fascism. Essays discuss the most recent debates on the subject and how changes in the social sciences over the past forty years have impacted on the study of fascism from various perspectives.
GIULIA ALBANESE Research Fellow, the University of Padova, Italy MICHEL DOBRY Professor of Political Science, the Sorbonne (Université Paris I), France ROGER EATWELL Professor of European Politics, the University of Bath, UK ROGER GRIFFIN Professor of Modern History, Oxford Brookes University, UK ARISTOTLE KALLIS Professor of Moder...
Title:Rethinking The Nature Of Fascism: Comparative PerspectivesFormat:PaperbackDimensions:287 pages, 9.02 × 5.98 × 0.7 inPublished:November 17, 2010Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230272967

ISBN - 13:9780230272965


Table of Contents

List of Illustrations Foreword; S.G.Payne Acknowledgements Notes on Contributors Introduction: Fascism and the other '-isms'; A.Costa Pinto PART I: FASCISM AND THE SOCIAL SCIENCES Decomposition and Recomposition of Theories: How to Arrive at Useful Ideas Explaining Fascism; S.U.Larsen Desperately Seeking a 'Generic Fascism': Some Discordant Thoughts on the Academic Recycling of Indigenous Categories; M.Dobry Fascism and Culture: A Mosse-Centric Meta-Narrative of how Fascist Studies Reinvented the Wheel; R.Griffin PART II: NEW APPROACHES Theories of Fascism: A Critique from the Perspective of Women's and Gender History; K.Passmore Fascism and Religion; J.Pollard Ideology, Propaganda, Violence and the Rise of Fascism; R.Eatwell Political Violence and Institutional Crisis in Interwar Southern Europe; G.Albanese Ruling Elites, Political Institutions and Decision-Making in Fascist-Era Dictatorships: Comparative Perspectives; A.Costa Pinto Fascism, 'Licence' and Genocide: from the Chimera of Rebirth to the Authorization of Mass Murder; A.Kallis Concluding Remarks; A.Lyttelton Index