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The Stalinist legacy

Tariq Ali

The Stalinist legacy

its impact on twentieth-century world politics

by Tariq Ali

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Published by Haymarket in Chicago, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Politics and government,
  • Totalitarianism,
  • Communism,
  • Influence,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Tariq Ali
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHX40 .S79 2013
    The Physical Object
    Pagination551 p.
    Number of Pages551
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26917397M
    ISBN 101608462196
    ISBN 109781608462193
    OCLC/WorldCa810949703


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The internationally distinguished contributors to this landmark volume represent a variety of approaches to the Nazi and Stalinist regimes. These far-reaching essays provide the raw materials towards a comparative analysis and offer the means to deepen and extend research in the field.

The first section highlights similarities and differences in the leadership cults at the 5/5(2). Confronting the Stalinist legacy. It was, as Marcel van der Linden put it in his book Western Marxism and the Soviet Union, “the touchstone of theoretical and practical attitudes which lay claim to revolution”.

Chris Harman, reviewing van der Linden, explained that. Stalin’s Legacy By David Satter. the Stalinist inheritance in Russia is reflected in the country’s lack of respect for human life. The state no longer deliberately murders millions of Author: David Satter.

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Tariq Ali’s The Stalinist Legacy aims to deepen understanding of the origins, impacts and enduring prominence of Stalinism, so as to help exorcise these ghosts of the past. Edited by Tariq Ali, author of The Obama Syndrome (Verso, ) and editor of.

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