Socialism Since 1889: A Biographical History by James D. YoungSocialism Since 1889: A Biographical History by James D. Young

Socialism Since 1889: A Biographical History

byJames D. Young

Hardcover | November 7, 1988

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This book is an analytical study of the history of modern socialism from 1889, when the Second International was founded, up to the present. The biographical portraits of the individuals chosen in this study provide insight into important issues in socialist history. These contrasting studies of twenty prominent socialistsómajor thinkers and important activists or agitatorsóilluminate particular problems in the historical evolution of socialism. The book's final chapter offers a substantial analysis of developments in the post-war period and an exploration of the crises facing contemporary world socialism in all its guises.
Title:Socialism Since 1889: A Biographical HistoryFormat:HardcoverDimensions:272 pages, 9.26 × 6.2 × 1.11 inPublished:November 7, 1988Publisher:Rowman & Littlefield Publishers

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0389208132

ISBN - 13:9780389208136

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...valuable updating of the older histories of socialism]fcdots]a worthwhile acquisition for both public and university libraries.