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Title Totalitarian Democracy and After
Published London ; New York : Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, 2013


Description 1 online resource (423 pages)
Series Totalitarianism Movements and Political Religions
Totalitarian movements and political religions (Series)
Contents Cover; Half Title; Series Page; Title Page; Copyright Page; Preface; Table of Contents; Series Editor's Preface; Yehoshua Arieli: Jacob Talman -- An Intellectual Portrait; Part I: The Historiography and Philosophy of History in Relation to Historical Reality in Terms of Totalitarian Democracy; John Dunn: Totalitarian Democracy and the Legacy of Modern Revolutions -- Explanation or Indictment?; James H. Billington: Rival Revolutionary Ideals; Karl Dietrich Bracher: Turn of the Century and Totalitarian Ideology; Part II: Totalitarian Democracy -- Cultural Traditions and Modernization
S.N. Eisenstadt: Totalitarian Democracy -- Cultural Traditions and Modernization. Introductory RemarksMichael Heyd: Christian Antecedents to Totalitarian Democratic Ideologies in the Early Modern Period; Shlomo Avineri: Different Visions of Political Messianism in the Marxist European Tradition; Michael Confino: Russian and western European Roots of Soviet Totalitarianism; Moshe Zimmermann: The Historical Setting of German Totalitarianism; Hava Lazarus-Yafeh: Political Traditions and Responses in Islam
Uriel Tal: Totalitarian Democratic Hermeneutics and Policies in Modern Jewish Religious NationalismBen-Ami Shillony: Traditional Constraints on Totalitarianism in Japan; Part III: The Varieties and Transformations of Totalitarian Democracy in Different Countries and under Different Regimes; George L. Mosse: Political Style and Political Theory -- Totalitarian Democracy Revisited; Yaron Ezrahi: Political Style and Political Theory -- Totalitarian Democracy Revisited. Comments on George L. Mosse's Paper; Michael Walzer: Totalitarianism and Tyranny
Yirmiahu Yovel: Totalitarianism and Totality. A Response to Michael WalzerZeev Sternhell: Aux sources de l'idéologie fasciste: La révolte socialiste contre le matérialisme; Baruch Knei-Paz: Ideas, Political Intentions and Historical Consequences -- The Case of the Russian Revolution; Richard Lowenthal: Totalitarianism and After in Communist Party Regimes; Harold Z. Schiffrin: Totalitarianism and After in Communist Party Regimes. Comments on Richard Lowenthal's Paper; Part IV: The Impact of Totalitarian Democracy on the Jewish Situation
Jonathan Frankel: Democracy and Its Negations -- On Polarity in Jewish SocialismIsrael Kolatt: Zionism and Political Messianism; Anita Shapira: Zionism and Political Messianism. Comments on Israel Kolatt's Paper; Erik Cohen: The Israeli Kibbutz -- The Dynamics of Pragmatic Utopianism; Menachem Rosner: The Israeli Kibbutz -- The Dynamics of Pragmatic Utopianism. Comments on Erik Cohen's Paper; Ben Halpern: The Context of Hannah Arendt's Concept of Totalitarianism; Ephraim E. Urbach: Between Rulers and Ruled -- Some Aspects of the Jewish Tradition
Summary This volume, first published in 1984, contains the principal papers from a distinguished colloquium held in 1982. Its avowed purpose is to investigate further the notion of ""totalitarian democracy"" and to look at its repercussions in the contemporary world
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes English
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Subject Talmon, J. L. (Jacob Leib), 1916-1980 -- Congresses
Talmon, J. L. (Jacob Leib), 1916-1980
Totalitarianism -- Congresses
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings
Form Electronic book
Author Arieli, Yehoshua.
Rotenstreich, Nathan, 1914-1993.
ISBN 9781135317669