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The Revolutionary ascetic

evolution of a political type

by Bruce Mazlish

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Published by McGraw-Hill in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Revolutionaries -- Psychology.,
  • Revolutions -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBruce Mazlish.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD108 .M34 1977
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 261 p. ;
    Number of Pages261
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4540219M
    ISBN 100070411735
    LC Control Number77006705

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Noted historian and author Bruce Mazlish is convinced that, beginning in the nineteenth century, the needs of modernizing revolutions have produced a distinct new type of political leader, the revolutionary Brand: Professor of History Bruce Mazlish. The key word for the ascetic revolutionary is ""control""; softness, sentimentality and sex debilitate him.

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George Couthon, a member of the Committee of Public Safety, the dictatorial body that presided over the Reign of Terror, was /5. The theme of this provocative psycho-history is that the needs of modernizing revolutions have thrust to the fore a special kind of modern political type, the revolutionary ascetic: Cromwell, Robespierre, Lenin, and Mao.

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