Putinism: The Slow Rise of a Radical Right Regime in Russia

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Palgrave Macmillan, Jan 21, 2013 - Political Science - 278 pages
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In this original analysis of contemporary Russia, the author shows how Putin's regime is a completely new, right-wing political model that combines features of Mussolini's Italy with the 19th Century Bonapartism of Napoleon III and 21st Century Populism of Berlusconi. An essential read.
 

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Contents

Introduction
1
Weimar Russia The Validity of a Historical Parallel
11
The Specter of a Fascist Russia
99
Putinism Bonapartism and Berlusconism
169
Notes
209
Bibliography
256
Index
265
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About the author (2013)

Marcel H. Van Herpen is director of the Cicero Foundation, an independent pro-EU think tank based in Paris and Maastricht. He is a regular collabiorator with the US think tank The National Interest. His research interests include defence and security in Central and Eastern Europe.