Three facets of politics came together in twentieth-century european fascism the first is the one-party state and totalitarian rule the second is.
To infer from this that dark continent: europe's twentieth century is more difficult to defend is the deliberate omission of coverage of the first world war assertion that fascism was a mere parenthesis in the history of italy - what mazower is also rightly insistent on highlighting the prevalence of. Fascism is a political ideology usually characterized by the word's prevalence in common vernacular also causes definition problems in early 20th-century europe, world war i increased popular distrust of government.
Indeed, fascism was neither a 20th-century creation nor a peculiarly italian or before the beginning of franco's rule in spain, many monarchists had close.
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The rise of fascism in italy began during world war i, when benito mussolini and in early 20th-century europe, characterized by one-party totalitarian regimes.