History: Book Series

Routledge Studies in Fascism and the Far Right

Series Editors:

This new book series focuses upon fascist, far right and right-wing politics primarily within a historical context but also drawing on insights from other disciplinary perspectives. Its scope also includes radical-right populism, cultural manifestations of the far right and points of convergence and exchange with the mainstream and traditional right.

  • The Lives and Afterlives of Enoch Powell

    The Undying Political Animal, 1st Edition

    Edited by Olivier Esteves, Stéphane Porion

    50 years after Enoch Powell’s self-styled detonation in the form of his so-called ‘Rivers of Blood’ speech, this volume brings together contributions from international scholars in the field of history, political science and British studies, with new insights from hitherto unexplored archives. It…

    Hardback – 2019-05-13 
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  • Corporatism and Fascism

    The Corporatist Wave in Europe, 1st Edition

    Edited by Antonio Costa Pinto

    This book is the first conceptual and comparative empirical work on the relation between corporatism and dictatorships, bringing both fields under a joint conceptual umbrella. It operationalizes the concepts of social and political corporatism, diffusion and critical junctures and their particular…

    Paperback – 2019-03-21
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  • The March on Rome

    Violence and the Rise of Italian Fascism, 1st Edition

    By Giulia Albanese

    The aim of this book is to reconstruct the violent nature of the March on Rome and to emphasise its significance in demarcating a real break in the country's history and the beginning of the Fascist dictatorship. This aspect of the March has long been obscured: first by the Fascists' celebratory…

    Hardback – 2019-02-28
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  • Aurel Kolnai's The War AGAINST the West Reconsidered

    1st Edition

    By Wolfgang Bialas

    Aurel Kolnai’s The War against the West remains one of the most insightful analyses of Nazi thought ever written. First published in 1938 it was a revelation for many readers. Quite different in tone and approach from most other analyses of Nazism available in English, it was remarkable for the…

    Hardback – 2019-02-21
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  • The Ku Klux Klan and Freemasonry in 1920s America

    Fighting Fraternities, 1st Edition

    By Miguel Hernandez

    The Second Ku Klux Klan’s success in the 1920s remains one of the order’s most enduring mysteries. Emerging first as a brotherhood dedicated to paying tribute to the original Southern organization of the Reconstruction period, the Second Invisible Empire developed into a mass movement with millions…

    Hardback – 2019-01-23
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  • Anti-fascism in the Nordic Countries

    New Perspectives, Comparisons and Transnational Connections, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kasper Braskén, Nigel Copsey, Johan A. Lundin

    Although the Nordic countries have a reputation for tolerance and social democracy, they were not immune to fascism which spread across Europe in the 1920s and 1930s. This book offers the first comprehensive history of anti-fascism in the Nordic Countries. Through a number of case studies on…

    Hardback – 2019-01-16
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  • Never Again

    Rock Against Racism and the Anti-Nazi League 1976-1982, 1st Edition

    By David Renton

    By 1976, the National Front had become the fourth largest party in Britain. In a context of national decline, racism and fears that the country was collapsing into social unrest, the Front won 19 per cent of the vote in elections in Leicester and 100,000 votes in London. In response, an…

    Paperback – 2018-12-10
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  • The Portuguese Far Right

    Between Late Authoritarianism and Democracy (1945-2015), 1st Edition

    By Riccardo Marchi

    The book discusses the far right in the contemporary Portugal (1945-2015) within three different periods: the end of the authoritarian regime of António de Oliveira Salazar (1945-1974), the transition to democracy after the coup d’état of April 25th (1974-1982) and the democratic regime until the…

    Hardback – 2018-11-27
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  • Right-Wing Terrorism in the 21st Century

    The ‘National Socialist Underground’ and the History of Terror from the Far-Right in Germany, 1st Edition

    By Daniel Koehler

    This book is the first comprehensive academic study of German right-wing terrorism since the early 1960s available in the English language. It offers a unique in-depth analysis of German violent, extremist right-wing movements, terrorist events, groups, networks and individuals. In addition, the…

    Paperback – 2018-02-12
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  • Tomorrow Belongs to Us

    The British Far Right since 1967, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nigel Copsey, Matthew Worley

    This book traces the varied development of the far right in Britain from the formation of the National Front in 1967 to the present day. Experts draw on a range of disciplinary and methodological perspectives to provide a rich and detailed account of the evolution of the various strands of the…

    Paperback – 2017-12-14
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  • Russia and the Western Far Right

    Tango Noir, 1st Edition

    By Anton Shekhovtsov

    The growing influence of Russia on the Western far right has been much discussed in the media recently. This book is the first detailed inquiry into what has been a neglected but critically important trend: the growing links between Russian actors and Western far right activists, publicists,…

    Paperback – 2017-09-28
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  • Marketing the Third Reich

    Persuasion, Packaging and Propaganda, 1st Edition

    By Nicholas O'Shaughnessy

    In this fascinating volume, Nicholas O’Shaughnessy elucidates the phenomenon of the Nazi propaganda machine via the perspective of consumer marketing, conceptualising the Reich as a product campaign. Building on his acclaimed Selling Hitler (2016), he uses marketing scholarship to show how…

    Paperback – 2017-09-21
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  • Understanding Racist Activism

    Theory, Methods, and Research, 1st Edition

    By Kathleen M. Blee

    White supremacist groups are highly secretive, so their public propaganda tells us little about their operations or the people they attract. To understand the world of organized racism it is necessary to study it from the inside by talking to their members and observing their groups. Doing so…

    Paperback – 2017-07-27
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  • Anti-Fascism in Britain

    2nd Edition

    By Nigel Copsey

    Anti-fascism has long been one of the most active and dynamic areas of radical protest and direct action. Yet it is an area of struggle and popular resistance that remains largely unexplored by historians, sociologists and political scientists. Fully revised and updated from its earlier edition,…

    Paperback – 2016-10-13
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  • What Did You Do During the War?

    The Last Throes of the British Pro-Nazi Right, 1940-45, 1st Edition

    By Richard Griffiths

    This book is a sequel to Richard Griffiths’s two highly successful previous books on the British pro-Nazi Right, Fellow Travellers of the Right: British Enthusiasts for Nazi Germany 1933-39 and Patriotism Perverted: Captain Ramsay, the Right Club and British Anti-Semitism 1939-1940. It follows the…

    Paperback – 2016-10-05
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  • Fascist in the Family

    The Tragedy of John Beckett M.P., 1st Edition

    By Francis Beckett

    John Beckett was a rising political star. Elected as Labour's youngest M.P. in 1924, he was constantly in the news and tipped for greatness. But ten years later he was propaganda chief for Mosley’s fascists, and one of Britain’s three best known anti-Semites. Yet his mother, whom he loved, was a…

    Paperback – 2016-09-21
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  • Farming, Fascism and Ecology

    A life of Jorian Jenks, 1st Edition

    By Philip M. Coupland

    The life of Jorian Jenks (1899-1963) has great potential to upset settled assumptions. Why did a sensitive and intelligent man from a liberal family become a fascist? How did a Blackshirt go green? The son of an eminent academic, from his childhood onwards Jenks instead longed to farm. Lacking…

    Paperback – 2016-09-19
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  • Searching for Lord Haw-Haw

    The Political Lives of William Joyce, 1st Edition

    By Colin Holmes

    Searching for Lord Haw-Haw is an authoritative account of the political lives of William Joyce. He became notorious as a fascist, an anti-Semite and then as a Second World War traitor when, assuming the persona of Lord Haw-Haw, he acted as a radio propagandist for the Nazis. It is an endlessly…

    Paperback – 2016-08-16
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  • France and Fascism

    February 1934 and the Dynamics of Political Crisis, 1st Edition

    By Brian Jenkins, Chris Millington

    France and Fascism: February 1934 and the Dynamics of Political Crisis is the first English-language book to examine the most significant political event in interwar France: the Paris riots of February 1934. On 6 February 1934, thousands of fascist rioters almost succeeded in bringing down the…

    Paperback – 2016-05-06
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  • Cultures of Post-War British Fascism

    1st Edition

    Edited by Nigel Copsey, John E. Richardson

    In Post-War Britain cultural interventions were a feature of fascist parties and movements, just as they were in Europe. This book makes a new major contribution to existing scholarship which begins to discuss British fascism as a cultural phenomenon. A collection of essays from leading academics,…

    Paperback – 2015-04-27
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