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    The Catholic Origins of Totalitarianism Theory in Interwar Europe.James Chappel - 2011 - Modern Intellectual History 8 (3):561-590.
    Totalitarianism theory was one of the ratifying principles of the Cold War, and remains an important component of contemporary political discourse. Its origins, however, are little understood. Although widely seen as a secular product of anticommunist socialism, it was originally a theological notion, rooted in the political theory of Catholic personalism. Specifically, totalitarianism theory was forged by Catholic intellectuals in the mid-1930s, responding to Carl Schmitt's turn to the in 1931. In this essay I explore the notion's formation and circulation (...)
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    The Poetics of Sainthood in Interwar Catholic Literature: A Reading of Sous le Soleil de Satan and The Power and the Glory.James Chappel - 2010 - Revue Belge de Philologie Et D’Histoire 88 (4):1229-1253.
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