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Eugene V. Debs

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"This biography of Eugene V. Debs differs from its predecessors by accenting the ideological leanings of the Socialist Party's standard-bearer. Salvatore sees Debs as motivated by traditional American democratic aspirations rather than by European Marxism. Debs's reaction to the social disruptions caused by late 19th century capitalist excesses was more radical than most progressive reformers, but it was born of the same yearnings for egalitarianism and individualism. Salvatore's depiction of Debs as defender of the republican ideal wears thin at times as he downplays the emergence of Marxist thought in the United States. His interpretation of Debs' developmental years nonetheless accounts for his peculiar strain of American socialism." Reviewed by Daniel Weiss, Virginia Quarterly Review (Copyright 2006 Virginia Quarterly Review)

Product Details

ISBN:
9780252011481
Author:
Salvatore, Nick
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
Location:
Urbana
Subject:
General
Subject:
History & Theory
Subject:
Socialists
Subject:
Working class
Subject:
Debs, eugene v. (eugene victor), 1855-1926
Edition Number:
Illini Books ed.
Edition Description:
Illini Books
Series:
Working class in American history
Series Volume:
microcopy no. 594
Publication Date:
November 1984
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
xiv, 437 p., 12 p. of pla
Dimensions:
8.98x5.90x1.01 in. 1.41 lbs.

Related Subjects

History and Social Science » Politics » General
History and Social Science » Politics » Labor
History and Social Science » Politics » Socialism
History and Social Science » US History » 1860 to 1920

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