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Historical dictionary of socialism

Author: Peter Lamb; J C Docherty
Publisher: Lanham, Md. : Scarecrow Press, 2006.
Series: Historical dictionaries of religions, philosophies, and movements, no. 73.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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Primarily concerned with the historical roots and contemporary condition of socialism, the second edition of the Historical Dictionary of Socialism offers information on writers, activists, ideas, political parties, institutions, and movements thatsought--and in many cases are still seeking--to change the social and political order. It reflects the diversity in the broad movement of the left, the many variants of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Dictionaries
History
Dictionnaires anglais
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Lamb, Peter.
Historical dictionary of socialism.
Lanham, Md. : Scarecrow Press, 2006
(DLC) 2006012818
(OCoLC)67375079
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Lamb; J C Docherty
ISBN: 9780810864771 0810864770
OCLC Number: 299166800
Description: 1 online resource (xlii, 456 pages)
Contents: Part 1 Editor's Foreword Part 2 Preface Part 3 Acronyms and Abbreviations Part 4 Chronology Part 5 Introduction Part 6 THE DICTIONARY Part 7 Glossary of Terms Part 8 Bibliography Part 9 About the Authors
Series Title: Historical dictionaries of religions, philosophies, and movements, no. 73.
Responsibility: Peter Lamb, James C. Docherty.

Abstract:

Primarily concerned with the historical roots and contemporary condition of socialism, the second edition of the Historical Dictionary of Socialism offers information on writers, activists, ideas, political parties, institutions, and movements thatsought--and in many cases are still seeking--to change the social and political order. It reflects the diversity in the broad movement of the left, the many variants of which include reformist social democracy, revolutionary Marxism, the New Left, and contemporary anti-capitalism. Taking up where the first edition left off, this thoroughly revised dic.

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Peter Lamb and James C. Docherty have done us proud, wife a reference work of wide utility. Recommended to libraries at all levels. * "American Reference Books Annual" * This title is a much-needed Read more...

 
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