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Description - Aspirational Fascism by William E. Connolly

Coming to terms with a new period of uncertainty when it is still replete with possibilities

This quick and engaging study clearly lays out the United States' current democratic crisis. Examining the early stages of the Nazi movement in Germany, William E. Connolly detects synergies with Donald Trump's rhetorical style. Tapping into a sense of contemporary fragility, Aspirational Fascism pays particular attention to how conflicts between neoliberalism and the pluralizing left have placed the white working class in a bind. Ultimately, Connolly believes a multifaceted democracy constitutes the best antidote to aspirational fascism and rethinks what a politics of the left might look like today.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781517905125
ISBN-10: 1517905125
Format: Paperback / softback
(178mm x 127mm x 13mm)
Pages: 142
Imprint: University of Minnesota Press
Publisher: University of Minnesota Press
Publish Date: 12-Oct-2017
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - William E. Connolly

William E. Connolly is Krieger-Eisenhower Professor at Johns Hopkins University, where he teaches political theory.

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