The Palingenetic Thrust of Russian Neo‐Eurasianism: Ideas of Rebirth in Aleksandr Dugin’s Worldview 1

@article{Shekhovtsov2008ThePT,
  title={The Palingenetic Thrust of Russian Neo‐Eurasianism: Ideas of Rebirth in Aleksandr Dugin’s Worldview 1},
  author={Anton Shekhovtsov},
  journal={Totalitarian Movements and Political Religions},
  year={2008},
  volume={9},
  pages={491 - 506}
}
  • A. Shekhovtsov
  • Published 14 November 2008
  • Sociology
  • Totalitarian Movements and Political Religions
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