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
“... Their Word or Ours?’ (the most original contribution to the volume edited by David Childs), the term ‘Eurocommunism’ constitutes in the first place a resource in the ideological repertoire of certain commentators who are vehemently opposed to the arrival in power, for purposes of serious social transformation, of any Communist Party ...”