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revolutionary ascetic

Bruce Mazlish

revolutionary ascetic

by Bruce Mazlish

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Published by Basic Books in New York .
Written in English


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Statementvolution of a political type.
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Open LibraryOL14624201M

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Mazlish’s book is well structures and lucidly argues. To the almost complete exclusion of religion the Revolutionary Ascetic is construed as a secular, basically political, ascetic on ground of psychoanalytic theory.” —Gert Mueller, Sociological Analysis “[T]he volume is eminently readable and by:   Now he turns to one of the most striking political character types of our time, the “revolutionary ascetic.” John H.

Schaar is a professor of politics. Lenin as a ruler is portrayed as a revolutionary ascetic, a ‘philosopher-king’ – that epithet is an apposite one, I think. His conviction of Russians’ backwardness (he refused to allow party members to have their health checks done by Russian doctors) and the need to drag the revolutionary ascetic book into modernity kicking and screaming accounts for Cited by: Book Description.

Why have the great revolutionary leaders of modern times—from Robespierre to Lenin and Mao Tse-tung—so often been ascetics, austere "puritans" with few emotional ties.

What functions, political as well as personal, do these ascetic traits perform for. The key word for the ascetic revolutionary is ""control""; softness, sentimentality and sex debilitate him. The psychological dynamics of all this involve narcissism, displacement, masochism and transference--in a political crucible they are the psychological source of the revolutionary's power over others.

Read "The Revolutionary Ascetic Evolution of a Political Type" by Bruce Mazlish available from Rakuten Kobo. Why have the great revolutionary leaders of modern times from Robespierre to Lenin and Mao Tse-tung‘so often been asceti Brand: Taylor And Francis.

Get this from a library. The revolutionary ascetic: evolution of a political type. [Bruce Mazlish] -- "Why have the great revolutionary leaders of modern times-- from Robespierre to Lenin and Mao Tse-tung-- so often been ascetics, austere "puritans" with few emotional ties.

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We have new and used copies available, in 3 editions - starting at $ Shop now. Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Mazlish, Bruce, Revolutionary ascetic. New York: Basic Books, © (OCoLC) The Revolutionary Ascetic: Evolution of a Political Type by Bruce Mazlish starting at $ The Revolutionary Ascetic: Evolution of a Political Type has 2 available editions to.

viii, pages ; 21 cmPages: REVOLUTIONARY ASCETICS I Mazlish's study is a classic example of something that might have made a brilliant article but that actually turned out to be a disastrous book.

Mazlish has had three clever, stimulating ideas. In the realm of general theory they are suggestive and potentially. Books shelved as revolutionary: by David McCullough, John Adams by David McCullough, Common Sense, The Rights of Man and Other Essential Writings by.

The University of Chicago Press. Books Division. Chicago Distribution Center. The theme of this provocative psycho-history is that the needs of modernizing revolutions have thrust to the fore a special kind of modern political type, the revolutionary ascetic:.

Bruce Mazlish, in his The Revolutionary Ascetic: Evolution of a Political Type (McGraw-Hill, Avenue of the Americas, New York, N.Y. paperback, $), has made a fascinating book out of a most tenuous begins by invoking the support of Freud and Max Weber, neither of whom was particularly preoccupied with the subject of political upheavals.

Grounded in place, spanning the Civil War to the present day, the stories in I Was a Revolutionary capture the roil of history through the eyes of an unforgettable cast of characters: the visionaries and dreamers, the radical farmers and socialist journalists, the quack doctors and protesters who haunt the past and present landscape of the American heartland/5.

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$) Ivan Illich: Medical Nemesis: The Expropriation of Health. (New York: Random House, Pantheon Books, Pp. $) It has always been known that the deeds of people are affected by the state of their health.

From a highly distinguished author on the subject, this biography is an excellent scholarly introduction to one of the key figures of the Russian Revolution and post-Tsarist Russia. Not only does it make use of archive material made newly available in the glasnost and post-Soviet eras, it re-examines traditional sources as well, providing an original interpretation of Lenin's life and 3/5(1).CMI superior general Father Paul Achandy said they have lost “a revolutionary ascetic priest who lived Christian life in an authentic and inspiring way.” Fr Sadanand’s simple life was “a great inspiration” for their young members.

He challenged oppressive structures in .Book Description. From a highly distinguished author on the subject, this biography is an excellent scholarly introduction to one of the key figures of the Russian Revolution and post-Tsarist Russia.

Not only does it make use of archive material made newly available in the glasnost and post-Soviet eras, it re-examines traditional sources as.