The Impact of Anti-communism on White Rhodesian Political Culture, ca.1920s–1980

@article{Lowry2007TheIO,
  title={The Impact of Anti-communism on White Rhodesian Political Culture, ca.1920s–1980},
  author={Donal Lowry},
  journal={Cold War History},
  year={2007},
  volume={7},
  pages={169 - 194}
}
  • Donal Lowry
  • Published 2007
  • Political Science
  • Cold War History
Anti-communism has often been seen as a marginal aspect of white Rhodesian political ideology, designed to manipulate eccentric metropolitan and American opinion. However, it was neither shallow nor peripheral, but integral to it and essential to an understanding of the politics and ideological resilience of White Rhodesia in its closing decades. Many white Rhodesians regarded African disaffection as externally fomented and international, so that there appeared to be no need to address any… Expand