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A Webb of lies

McElroy, Wendy (2000) A Webb of lies. The free market, 18 (2).

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"As implausible as the new Soviet man might seem, left-wing radicals in the West applauded the Soviet Experiment. They clearly believed Trotsky's description in Literature and Revolution: the "average human type" under communism would be the equal of Aristotle and "above this ridge new peaks" of humanity would rise. Among the loudest voices cheering were the prominent British socialist utopians, Sidney and Beatrice Webb." - from article.

Item Type: Article
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Subjects: D History General and Old World > DK Russia. Soviet Union. Former Soviet Republics
H Social Sciences > HX Socialism. Communism. Anarchism
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe)
Date Deposited: 17 Nov 2015 10:50
Last Modified: 17 Nov 2015 10:50

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