The new fascination with fascism: the case of Nazi modernism

Betts, Paul (2002) The new fascination with fascism: the case of Nazi modernism. Journal of Contemporary History, 37 (4). pp. 541-558. ISSN 0891-2416

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It was not all that long ago that 'fascist modernism' was considered a scandalous contradiction in terms, more recycled third Internationalism than legitimate scholarship. Things, however, have changed considerably in the last fifteen years or so, as 'fascist culture attracts ever-increasing scholarly and media attention. This is most apparent in the outpouring of recent books and exhibitions on nazi modernism. This article attempts to examine some of the cultural causes and effects of the new fascination with fascism.

Item Type: Article
Schools and Departments: School of History, Art History and Philosophy > History
Subjects: D History General and Old World > DD History of Germany
Depositing User: Paul Betts
Date Deposited: 06 Feb 2012 19:47
Last Modified: 08 Aug 2012 11:05
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