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Mass dictatorship and modernity

Mass dictatorship and modernity

Author: Michael Kim, (College teacher); Michael Schoenhals; Yong-Woo Kim, (College teacher)
Publisher: Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2013.
Series: Mass dictatorship in the 20th century.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
"As a twentieth century phenomenon, mass dictatorship developed its own modern socio-political engineering system which sought to achieve the self-mobilization of the masses for radical state projects. In this sense, it shares a similar mobilization mechanism with its close cousin, mass democracy. Mass dictatorship requires the modern platform of the public sphere to spread its clarion call for the masses to realize  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Mass dictatorship and modernity.
[Basingstoke] : Palgrave Macmillan, 2013
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Kim, (College teacher); Michael Schoenhals; Yong-Woo Kim, (College teacher)
ISBN: 9781137304322 1137304324 9781137304339 1137304332
OCLC Number: 810117713
Description: xiii, 291 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Contents: Part I. Radical projects for modernisation. --
Part II. The public sphere and mass dictatorship. --
Part III. Modern subjectification and agency.
Series Title: Mass dictatorship in the 20th century.
Responsibility: edited by Michael Kim, Associate Professor of Korean History, Yonsei University, Korea, Michael Schoenhals, Professor of Chinese Studies, Lund University, Sweden, and Yong-Woo Kim, Lecturer, Korean National University of Education, Korea.
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Mass Dictatorship and Modernity is the second volume in the 'Mass Dictatorship' series. A transnational, academic research venture, it interrogates mass dictatorship in a broad historical context,  Read more...


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