Caesarism in the Post-Revolutionary Age: Crisis, Populace and Leadership – Bloomsbury Academic – book

Caesarism in the Post-Revolutionary Age: Crisis, Populace and Leadership

Markus J. Prutsch | Bloomsbury Academic

2019-10-21

Debates about the legitimacy and ‘essence’ of political rule and the search for ‘ideal’ forms of government have been at the very heart of political thought ever since antiquity. Caesarism in the Post-Revolutionary Age explores the complex relationship between democracy and dictatorship from the 18th century onwards. More concretely, it assesses how democracy emerged as something compatible with dictatorship, both at the level of political thought and practice.

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