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The World War and leadership in a democracy

by Richard Theodore Ely

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Published by The Macmillan Company in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World War, 1914-1918,
  • Democracy

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesLeadership in a democracy.
    Statementby Richard T. Ely ...
    SeriesThe citizen"s library of economics, politics, and sociology, new series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD639.D45 E5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination3 p. l., 3-189 p.
    Number of Pages189
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6611470M
    LC Control Number18020237
    OCLC/WorldCa1191064

    Arguments for Democracy. Countries around the world embraced democracy in the 20th century, most notably after WWI and WWII. Prior to this shift, countries were ruled by oligarchies, monarchies, and self-appointed autocratic leaders. During World War II, the world saw the dangers of fascism and fascist leaders like Adolf Hitler and Benito Author: Ingrid Cruz.   Dower delves into the Japanese and American sources to reconstruct and explain the 6 years of American occupation after World War II. From Hirohito to MacArthur, democracy and emperor worship, writing a new constitution, war crimes and guilt; this book explained prevailing sentiments and consequences of decisions made high and low/5(K).

    The Deep Roots of Liberal Democracy’s Crisis which has lasted in its essentials since the end of World War II. In , it seemed obvious to the architects of the postwar system that a broad. Winning the War for Democracy: The March on Washington Movement, recalls that triumph, but also looks beyond Randolph and the MOWM's national leadership to focus on the organization's evolution and actions at the local level. Using the personal papers of previously unheralded MOWM members such as T.D. McNeal, internal government.

    Dartmouth College history professor Jennifer Miller talks about her book, [Cold War Democracy: The United States and Japan]. She discusses how the U.S. government promoted democracy in post-World. Fascism, Democracy and the War Workers who suffered under the monstrous Mussolini and Hitler dictatorships were clearly worse off than their fellow wage slaves in the so-called democratic countries. It is a popular fiction that Britain and its allies went to war against the fascist nations in to defeat an evil ideology and save the world.


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