Peter Sedgwick, 17 September 1981
Show More The Changing Face of Western Communism edited by David Childs.
Croom Helm, 288 pp., £12.50, March 1980, 0 85664 734 9Show More
The Politics of Eurocommunism: Socialism in Transition edited by Carl Boggs and David Plotke.
Macmillan, 476 pp., £12.50, June 1980, 0 333 29546 3Show More
Power and the Party: Changing Faces of Communism in Western Europe by Keith Middlemas.
Deutsch, 400 pp., £14.95, July 1980, 0 233 97151 3Show More
“... French, Italian and Spanish CPs is voiced by the eager and thoughtful American contributors to the Boggs and Plotke collection. These writers are, by and large, heirs to the traditions of the student ‘New Left’, and tend to view the alternatives confronting Western European Communism as being roughly similar to those posed for American Socialists: that is ...”