Chapter 24. The Popular Front

  1. Gordon Martel
  1. Michael Richards

Published Online: 26 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470996850.ch24

A Companion to Europe 1900-1945

A Companion to Europe 1900-1945

How to Cite

Richards, M. (2006) The Popular Front, in A Companion to Europe 1900-1945 (ed G. Martel), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470996850.ch24

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405106641

Online ISBN: 9780470996850

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Keywords:

  • democratic principles;
  • authoritarianism;
  • political divisions;
  • unemployment;
  • marxists

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Mass Politics in 1930s Europe

  • The Origins of the Popular Front

  • The Popular Front in Practice: France and Spain, 1935–1936

  • Conclusions: Decline of the Popular Front, 1937–1939