Lazar, Marc
July 2011
Historia del Presente;2011, Issue 18, p59
This article considers the development of Eurocommunism, or Communist parties in Europe in the 1970s and 1980s that created an ideology different from that of the Soviet Union's Communist platform. The author discusses the historical study of Eurocommunism through three prominent Communist parties in Spain, France, and Italy. He comments on their roles in the rising popularity of Eurocommunism at the time and highlights both their successes and failures in their respective countries' political elections.


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