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Trotsky justified power capture inbut criticized soviet bureaucracy. However, as Aron specifies, the bureaucracy is necessary for management of a planned economy: By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

There are no discussion topics on this book yet. The basis of the book was a series of lectures Aron gave in and at Sorbonne University. Citing the breadth and quality of Aron’s writings, historian James R. Aron refers to Karl August Wittfogel ‘s work Oriental despotism: Accuracy disputes from March All accuracy disputes Use dmy dates from September Articles needing expert attention with no reason or talk parameter Articles needing unspecified expert attention Articles needing expert attention from March All articles needing expert attention Articles lacking in-text citations from September All articles lacking in-text citations Articles lacking reliable references from September All articles lacking reliable references Articles with multiple maintenance issues All articles with unsourced statements Articles with unsourced statements from November Wikipedia articles needing clarification from March According to Aron, this Soviet Constitution had no value because the real power belonged to the Communist Party.

It is republished in France regularly and has been translated into many languages, including Russian From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Books by Raymond Aron. It is possible to say of the affairs of Bolsheviks: In this regard Aron quotes Khrushchev writing that at a meeting with Stalin, Khrushchev knew never whether Stalin wanted to consult him or arrest him.


Please add a reason or a totalltarisme parameter to this template to explain the issue with the article. This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Aron notes that the Bolsheviks justified themselves with the idea of a temporary dictatorship. Aron claimed that according to Marxpower belongs to the proletariat under socialism.

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Democracy and Totalitarianism is a book by French philosopher and political scientist Raymond Aron. According to Aron, the October Revolution was actually an example of the important role of small political groups in human history. Kindle Editionpages.

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Social democrats so-called ” Mensheviks ” warned in that the socialist revolution would doom workers to despotism for half a century. In the book, Aron chastised French intellectuals for what he described as their harsh criticism of capitalism and democracy and their simultaneous defense of Marxist oppression, atrocities, and totalitarlsme. When placing this tag, consider associating this request with a WikiProject.

Aron named five main signs of totalitarianism:. According to Bolshevist theory, the October Revolution became a symbol of a victory of the world proletariat. Aron claimed that no distinctions were made between cities and villages under the Constitution of The majority of these veterans were executed or sent to the Gulag. Garland[4] suggests, “Though he may be little known in America, Raymond Aron arguably stood as the preeminent example of French intellectualism for much of the twentieth century.


He is best known for his book The Opium of the Intellectuals, the title of which inverts Karl Marx’s claim that religion was the opium of the people — Aron argues that in post-war France, Marxism was the opium of intellectuals.

Citizens had defined civil rights under the Soviet Constitution ofbut these rights could be ignored “according to interests of workers”. Learn how and when to remove these template messages. Critic Roger Kimball[2] suggests that Opium is “a seminal book of the twentieth century.

The Russian Empire was half Asian until Sarah Salerno marked it as to-read Totalitarieme 06, Please help improve it or discuss these issues on the talk page. They admitted their own “guilt” during the ” Moscow trials “, often after torture. It compares the political systems of the Soviet Union and the democratic countries of the West. Want to Read Currently Reading Read.

Please help to ensure that disputed statements are reliably sourced. Piriou marked it as to-read Jan 28, Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.

Refresh and try again. Aron concluded that “the power belongs to the proletariat” was thus demagogybecause it excluded the majority. This was unnecessary because there were ample opportunities to juggle the results of elections.

Meetings of the Supreme Soviet of Russia turned into performances for the expression of approval for actions of the government.