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French Colonial Fascism : The Extreme Right in Algeria, 1919-1939

By: Kalman, Samuel.
Material type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Publisher: New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2013Description: 1 online resource (301 p.).ISBN: 9781137307095.Subject(s): Algeria -- History -- 1830-1962 | Algeria -- Politics and government | Algeria -- Social conditions | Europeans -- Algeria -- History -- 20th century | Fascism -- Algeria -- History | France -- Colonies -- Africa -- HistoryGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: French Colonial Fascism : The Extreme Right in Algeria, 1919-1939DDC classification: 320.533096509041 LOC classification: DT294.5 .K35 2013Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Cover; Half-Title; Title; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgments; Abbreviations; Introduction; 1 The Action française, Jeunesses patriotes, Unions latines, and the Birth of Latinité , 1919-1931; 2 The Algerian Extreme Right, the Great Depression, and the Emergence of Muslim Nationalism: The Croix de Feu and the Front paysan, 1928-1935; 3 An Algérianiste Insurrection: The Rassemblement national and Amitiés latines, 1936-1938; 4 The Transformation of Metropolitan Strategy into Colonial Practice: The Parti populaire français and the Parti social français; Conclusion; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Summary: This study investigates the various extreme-rightist leagues in Algeria, with particular attention to certain key themes, among them the rabid xenophobia directed at the Jewish population and local Muslims. It demonstrates that fascism helped to construct a racial hierarchy to preserve European hegemony and a pool of cheap labor.
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Cover; Half-Title; Title; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgments; Abbreviations; Introduction; 1 The Action française, Jeunesses patriotes, Unions latines, and the Birth of Latinité , 1919-1931; 2 The Algerian Extreme Right, the Great Depression, and the Emergence of Muslim Nationalism: The Croix de Feu and the Front paysan, 1928-1935; 3 An Algérianiste Insurrection: The Rassemblement national and Amitiés latines, 1936-1938; 4 The Transformation of Metropolitan Strategy into Colonial Practice: The Parti populaire français and the Parti social français; Conclusion; Notes; Bibliography; Index

This study investigates the various extreme-rightist leagues in Algeria, with particular attention to certain key themes, among them the rabid xenophobia directed at the Jewish population and local Muslims. It demonstrates that fascism helped to construct a racial hierarchy to preserve European hegemony and a pool of cheap labor.

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Samuel Kalman is Associate Professor of European History at St. Francis Xavier University in Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada. He is the author of The Extreme Right in Interwar France: The Faisceau and the Croix de Feu, and co-editor (with Sean Kennedy) of The French Right between the Wars: Political and Intellectual Movements from Conservatism to Fascism.<br>

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