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Book review: A brief history of fascist lies by Federico Finchelstein

Margulies, Ben (2020) Book review: A brief history of fascist lies by Federico Finchelstein. LSE Review of Books (09 Jun 2020). Blog Entry.

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Abstract

In A Brief History of Fascist Lies, Federico Finchelstein offers a new historical examination of how fascism does not just embrace lies, but integrates them into a distinctive, irrational structure of ‘truth’ that serves its political ends. This is a worthwhile read that provides a clear and lucid overview of how fascism perceives ‘truth’, reason and leadership, writes Ben Margulies, and will be particularly useful for undergraduate and postgraduate students of politics.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
Official URL: https://blogs.lse.ac.uk/lsereviewofbooks/
Additional Information: © 2020 The Author
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: P Language and Literature > PN Literature (General)
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe)
J Political Science > JZ International relations
Date Deposited: 21 Jul 2020 11:27
Last Modified: 25 Aug 2021 23:03
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/105425

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