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ČSSR: the road to democratic socialism

ČSSR: the road to democratic socialism

facts on events from January to May 1968.

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Published by Pragopress Features in Prague .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Czechoslovakia
    • Subjects:
    • Czechoslovakia -- Politics and government -- 1968-1989.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDB215.6 .C2
      The Physical Object
      Pagination95 p.
      Number of Pages95
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4658679M
      LC Control Number77520511

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        Nobel Laureate F.A. Hayek wrote a chapter in his book The Road to Serfdom on why in an actually-existing socialist system it is inevitable that “the worst get to the top.” “Them”—in which a Solidarity-friendly journalist interviews such people as the former head of Poland’s secret police and former head of its Communist party.   Democratic Socialism Is the Scenic Route to Serfdom In his book “The Road to Serfdom,” Nobel prize‐ winning economist Friedrich Hayek argued that socialist economic planning.


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