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Mussolini and fascism

John P. Diggins

Mussolini and fascism

the view from America

by John P. Diggins

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Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton, N.J .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Italy,
  • Italy.
    • Subjects:
    • Mussolini, Benito, 1883-1945.,
    • Fascism -- Italy.,
    • Italian Americans.,
    • Italy -- Foreign public opinion, American.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 497-506.

      Statement[by] John P. Diggins.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDG499.U5 D5
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxx, 524 p.
      Number of Pages524
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4769442M
      ISBN 100691046042
      LC Control Number78153845

      The Eclipse of Fascism: Nazi Germany, Mussolini and the Coming of World War II (pp. ) No discussion of American attitudes toward Italian Fascism in the thirties is meaningful without some reference to the rise of Nazi Germany. Mussolini, Doctrine of Fascism () Benito Mussolini () started his political life as a socialist and in , was appointed editor of Avanti, a leading socialist the Great War, Mussolini was expelled from the Socialist Party for .

      The most negative aspect of this book is its title, "Liberal Fascism." A careful reader will learn what is meant by the author, but the vast majority will simply see the juxtaposition of the two words, "Liberal" and "Fascism" and read into this anything their pre-conceived ideas by: Benito Mussolini (Wikimedia Commons) With the centennial of the Versailles Treaty approaching, let’s remember who the real progenitor of Fascism was. Milan, Italy. O ne popular myth about Author: Joseph Loconte.

        The early twentieth century in Italy was a crucial period in its history. Mussolini and Fascism surveys all the important issues and topics of the period including the origins and rise of Fascism, Mussolini as Prime Minister and Dictator, the Totalitarian state, foreign policy and the Second World War. It also examines how Italian Fascism compared to other inter-war Pages: This comparison is based primarily on quotes from a book about Mussolini by R.J.B. Bosworth (). In general, the quotes speak for the themselves, though .


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Mussolini and fascism by John P. Diggins Download PDF EPUB FB2

"The Doctrine of Fascism" ("La dottrina del fascismo") is an essay written by Giovanni Gentile, but credit is given to Benito Mussolini. It was first published in the Enciclopedia Italiana ofas the first section of a lengthy entry on "Fascismo" (Fascism).Cited by: Mussolini and Italian Fascism.

Giuseppe Finaldi. Mussolini and Italian Fascism plots the life of a man and a nation seeking to find a role in a continent wracked by poverty, resentment, conflict and war yet awash with contradictory hopes for earthly utopia and a better future.

Tracing the rise and ultimately grisly fall of the Italian dictator, Finaldi explores:Cited by: 4. "The Doctrine of Fascism" (Italian: "La dottrina del fascismo") is an essay attributed to Benito truth, the first part of the essay, entitled "Idee Fondamentali" (Italian for '"Fundamental Ideas"') was written by philosopher Giovanni Gentile, while only the second part ("Dottrina politica e sociale") is the work of Mussolini was first published in the.

The premise of Albright’s book is that the Fascism of a century ago was not atypical, and that it could return. Photograph by Bill O'Leary / The Washington Post / Getty. On a Sunday morning in Author: Robin Wright. Mussolini, in the thousand guises he projected and the press picked up, fascinated Americans in the s and the early '30s.

John Diggins' analysis of America's reaction to an ideological phenomenon abroad reveals, he proposes, the darker side of American political values and assumptions/5. The unexpected popularity of “M” has also provoked a debate in Italy on Mussolini’s legacy.

Scurati’s cheerleaders says his book is Author: Emma Johanningsmeier. Walter Benjamin pointed out that fascism replaces reasoned debate with theatrics.

That point seems central to your next fascism book, Fascist Spectacle by sociologist Simonetta Falasca-Zamponi. Fascist Spectacle is a valuable book from a sociologist who is quite theoretical but also very, very attentive to how policies play out in daily life and to the connection between rhetoric.

Benito Amilcare Andrea Mussolini (Italian: [beˈniːto mussoˈliːni]; 29 July – 28 April ) was Prime Minister of Italy from the fascist coup d'etat in until his deposition inand Duce ("Leader") of Fascism from the establishment of the fasci of combat in to his execution in during the Italian civil dictator of Italy and founder of fascism, Mussolini Political party: National Fascist Party (–).

Benito Mussolini, What is Fascism. Italy faced serious postwar economic problems which became known as “The Two Red Years”. It faced inflation problems due to government printing money to pay for weapons, workers on strike, arms and shipbuilders became bankrupt due to lack of government order, and unemployment rose to two million as returning soldiers searched for.

Benito Mussolini () over the course of his lifetime went from Socialism - he was editor of Avanti, a socialist newspaper - to the leadership of a new political movement called "fascism" [after "fasces", the symbol of bound sticks used a totem of power in ancient Rome].

Mussolini came to power after the "March on Rome" inand was appointed Prime Minister by King. Mussolini, in the thousand guises he projected and the press picked up, fascinated Americans in the s and the early ’30s. John Diggins’ analysis of America’s reaction to an ideological phenomenon abroad reveals, he proposes, the darker side of.

In OctoberMussolini led the Fascists on a march on Rome, and King Emmanuel III, who had little faith in Italy’s parliamentary government, asked Mussolini to form a new government.

The Philosophy of Benito Mussolini: The Doctrine of Fascism Lecture. Social & Political Philosophy - Duration: Chad A. Haag Peak Oil Philosophy views. “Mussolini and Sarfatti had shown each other their souls,” Sullivan writes in the book’s long introduction.

“She had listened to his secrets she knew most everything about Mussolini’s hidden weaknesses, his human frailties, his crude behavior, his superstitions, his ignorant misunderstandings about so many scientific and medical matters, and about his syphilis.”.

“The Doctrine of Fascism” () by Benito Mussolini ike all sound political conceptions, Fascism is action and it is thought; action in which doctrine is immanent, and doctrine arising from a given system of historical forces in which it is inserted, and working on them from within.

It has therefore a form correlated to. Fascism is back in fashion. That, at least, is the message that former secretary of state Madeleine Albright wants to convey with her new book, “Fascism: A Warning.”. There are a few good biographies about Benito Mussolini but there are very few that are written in English, especially compared to Hitler or Stalin, as an example.

But if I was going to recommend a couple of books about Mussolini that captured his. The Pope and Mussolini: The Secret History of Pius XI and the Rise of Fascism in Europe – review David Kertzer's nuanced book investigates an unholy alliance between fascism and the Catholic church.

FDR’s enthusiasm for Mussolini and Italian fascism was echoed by other progressives of his time. “An amazing experiment is being made here,” wrote progressive historian Charles Beard. I thoroughly enjoyed this book.

Listening to Albright narrate her book was like visiting with her over a cup of tea. She described her families fleeing the Nazis and later the Soviets.

Her personal story of her encounter with fascism made the book more relevant than just an academic textbook would have been.

The book is well written and researched. By analyzing autocratic leaders from Mussolini to the present, Albright lays out a convincing description of what Fascism is and how to recognize a Fascist.

Nevertheless, something prevents her from making her book the clarion call to action that she sets out to achieve in her opening chapter, where she poses a series of questions, culminating.A close observer of world governments sounds an alarm about threats to democracy.

Former Secretary of State Albright (Prague Winter: A Personal Story of Remembrance and War, etc.) offers an authoritative and well-grounded analysis of the growing rise of fascism around theshe asks, “has international momentum toward democracy slowed, and .fascism (făsh´Ĭzəm), totalitarian philosophy of government that glorifies the state and nation and assigns to the state control over every aspect of national name was first used by the party started by Benito Mussolini, who ruled Italy from until the Italian defeat in World War r, it has also been applied to similar ideologies in other countries, e.g., to National.