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Threats to democracy : the radical right in Italy after the war

Author: Franco Ferraresi
Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, ©1996.
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This text presents research by a social scientist on the radical right-wing movements in Italy since 1945. The right-wing violence of the 1980s was, the book acknowledges, permitted to a certain  Read more...


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Ferraresi, Franco.
Threats to democracy : the radical right in Italy after the war.
Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, ©1996
(DLC) 96004738
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Franco Ferraresi
ISBN: 1400811570 9781400811571
OCLC Number: 51575483
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 311 pages)
Contents: Introduction Right, Left, Radical Right --
Fascist Resurgence and Reorganization, ca. 1945-1955 --
Ideologies, Myths, Ideologues --
The "Historic Groups": Origins and Development --
The Strategy of Tension: Background and Precedents --
The Strategy of Tension: A Case Study --The High Point of the Strategy of Tension: Attempted Coups and Massacres, 1970-1975 --
The Last Phase: "Armed Spontaneity" Conclusion: From "Differentiated Men" to Skinheads?
Other Titles: Minacce alla democrazia.
Responsibility: Franco Ferraresi.
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"[A]n invaluable survey of [the far right] . . . in post-1945 Italy--its ideologies and myths, its tactics, attempted coups, and acts of terrorism. What he has unearthed is often terrifying." * Read more...

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