Stalin and the Comintern during the 'Third Period', 1928-33

  title={Stalin and the Comintern during the 'Third Period', 1928-33},
  author={K. McDermott},
  journal={European History Quarterly},
  pages={409 - 429}
  • K. McDermott
  • Published 1995
  • Political Science
  • European History Quarterly
  • the most controversial phases in the turbulent twenty-four year existence of the Communist International (Comintern). In 1928-9 Comintern theoreticians postulated the end of capitalist stabilization, the radicalization of the working masses, impending imperialist wars and the historic victory of revolutionary socialism. The reality could not have been more devastating or unexpectedthe Nazi rise to power, the brutal destruction of the mighty German labour movement, and the resultant imbroglio of… CONTINUE READING
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