Terrorism and Communism: A Contribution to the Natural History of Revolution, 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Terrorism and Communism

A Contribution to the Natural History of Revolution, 1st Edition

By Karl Kautsky

Routledge

234 pages

Purchasing Options:$ = USD
Paperback: 9780415685757
pub: 2011-10-17
SAVE ~$11.99
$59.95
$47.96
x
Hardback: 9780415685191
pub: 2011-07-28
SAVE ~$34.00
$170.00
$136.00
x
eBook (VitalSource) : 9780203802328
pub: 2012-11-12
from $29.98


FREE Standard Shipping!

Description

First published in English in 1920, this work is a reissue of Karl Kautsky's seminal work dealing with the origins and history of the forces at work in revolutionary epochs, which offers pathbreaking insights on the development of civilisation.

The opening chapters, dealing with eigthteenth century France, are of special interest to the student of the French revolution. The section devoted to the Commune of Paris offers a stimulating and provocative description of this famous govenment of the working class.

The reissue of this controversial and extraordinary work will be welcomed by all those interested in the history of Communism in particular and the theory and history of revolution in general.

Table of Contents

1. Revolution and Terror 2. Paris 3. The Great Revolution 4. The First Paris Commune 5. The Traditions of the Reign of Terror 6. The Second Paris Commune 7. The Effect of Civilisation on Human Customs 8. The Communists at Work

About the Series

Routledge Revivals

Are there elusive titles that you need and have been trying to source for years but thought that you would never be able to find?

Well this may be the end of your quest – here is a fantastic opportunity for you to discover past brilliance and purchase previously out of print and unavailable titles by some of the world’s most eminent academic scholars.

Drawing from over 100 years of innovative, cutting-edge publishing, Routledge Revivals is an exciting programme whereby key titles from the distinguished and extensive backlist of the many acclaimed imprints associated with Routledge will be re-issued.

The programme draws upon the illustrious backlists of Kegan Paul, Trench & Trubner, Routledge & Kegan Paul, Methuen, Allen & Unwin and Routledge itself.

Routledge Revivals spans the whole of the Humanities and Social Sciences, and includes works by some of the world’s greatest thinkers including Emile Durkheim, Max Weber, Simone Weil, Martin Buber, Karl Jaspers and Max Beloff.

If you are interested in Revivals in the Behavioral Sciences, please visit https://www.routledge.com/series/PSYREVIVALS

Learn more…

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
POL000000
POLITICAL SCIENCE / General
POL005000
POLITICAL SCIENCE / Political Ideologies / Communism & Socialism
POL010000
POLITICAL SCIENCE / History & Theory
POL037000
POLITICAL SCIENCE / Political Freedom & Security / Terrorism