Political Languages in the Age of Extremes

Author(s): 
Steinmetz, Willibald
ISBN: 
9780199663330
Date published: 
October 2012
Paperback
Price: 
£19.99

This volume explores the relationship between language and political power in the Age of Extremes. Topics include leadership cults under Stalin and Mussolini, depictions of enemies, secret diary-writing under Nazism, and the defence strategies of Soviet party members and Gestapo prisoners.