TITLE

The Strange Stillness over Spain

AUTHOR(S)
Fischer, Louis
PUB. DATE
May 1956
SOURCE
New Republic;5/21/56, Vol. 134 Issue 21, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a account of social and political conditions in Spain after the end of the World War II and civil war. Description of housing settlement in Spanish capital Madrid; Occupancy of apartments by Syndicators officials and army officers and slum by working class; Views that nothing fundamental happened in Spain despite of the three-year's civil war; Effect of presence of leaders of republic in the country on workers in Madrid; Details of economic developments in the country; Opinion that welfare-state provision of the Franco regime constitute a cushion against destitution and moderates opposition of working class; Position of Socialists, Anarchists and Communists after Franco revolt; Presence of a strange stillness in Spain.
ACCESSION #
14433986

 

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