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Title Ideological storms intellectuals, dictators, and the totalitarian temptation / edited by Vladimir Tismaneanu and Bogdan C. Iacob
Published Budapest ; New York : Central European University Press, 2019
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Summary This volume gathers authors who wrote important works in the fields of the history of ideologies, the comparative study of dictatorships, and intellectual history. The book is a state of the art reassessment and analysis of the ideological commitments of intellectuals and their relationships with dictatorships during the twentieth century. The contributions focus on turning points or moments of breakage as well as on the continuities. Though its focus is on an East-West comparison in Europe, there are texts also dealing with Latin America, China, and the Middle East giving the book a global ou
Subject Communism and intellectuals.
Dictatorship -- Social aspects
Totalitarianism -- Social aspects
Communism and intellectuals.
Intellectual life.
Totalitarianism -- Social aspects.
Europe, Eastern -- Intellectual life -- 20th century
Form Electronic book
Author Iacob, Bogdan, editor.
Tismaneanu, Vladimir, editor.
ISBN 963386304X