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Fascism

A political system characterized by extreme nationalism. When it emerged in the early 20th century, it rejected both left-wing and right-wing thought and advocated a system in which the citizens of a nation work together for a common goal (usually under the command of a strong leader). Fascism is noted for corporatist economic policies, in which interests of the state, businesses and workers cooperate to set policies. It is strongly associated with racism and/or expansionism.
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When he speaks of a "cult of personality" as fascistic, he is again over-simplifying something that is considerably more nuanced.
In other words, his protagonists seek to compensate for their socially conditioned feelings of impotence through fantasies of omnipotence, which are fed and formed by the "logic" of American racism, as well as the nationalistic and fascistic ideologies that flourished internationally in the 1930s.
Perhaps better than Miller, he grasps the danger of Pentecostal-evangelical fascination with such fascistic demagogues as Pat Robertson, who has recruited many of their number for his Christian Coalition.
Tournier ever longs to entrap in the single event, in the single thought or word, both the elemental and cultured, historical and perverse, anarchic and fascistic.
At their deepest level, they display fascistic tendencies that brook no challenge from the skeptic or nonbeliever.
Maria Jotuni's posthumously published Huojuva talo (1963) told the world - thankfully, both partners were dead, Jotuni in 1943 and her husband Viljo Tarkiainen in 1951 - what a fascistic wrong number the professor of literary history had been.
The technical order he saw as fascistic in its single-mindedness, closed in its ideology, and disruptive of other more subtle orderings that are always present in landscape and society.
Likewise, Rorty insists that Heideggers work is not inherently fascistic.
every sort of curmudgeon and crank, from the fascistic to the
Far from seeing Heidegger as a philosophical menace whose works imply a fascistic point of view, Dallmayr sees in Heidegger a "philosophical house friend to the world" (p.
When Lucas's book came out in Britain, the press turned the "revelation" of Goodall's fascistic propensities into a scan-dahl.
If this was indeed the case, why was it necessary for capitalists to resort to fascistic tactics to affect this change?