TITLE

PURIFICATIONS

AUTHOR(S)
Neuhaus, Richard John
PUB. DATE
October 1992
SOURCE
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Oct1992, Issue 26, p71
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the debate over conducting political purification in former communist nations in Central Europe. Comparison between the political purification in Poland and Czechoslovakia and the efforts to de-Nazify Germany after World War II; Importance of calling good and evil by name according to poet and former Czech President Václav Havel.
ACCESSION #
17727489

 

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