The Alternatives to Communism

Niebuhr, Reinhold
October 1962
New Republic;10/1/62, Vol. 147 Issue 14, p15
Focuses on the aspects of a democratic government. Comparison effect of communism and democracy on the society; Factors offsetting the power of centralized management; Overview on the hazards faced by democratic communities worldwide; Claim that the democracy, as it has been elaborated in the advanced nations of the West, is simply not an option for all nations, whatever their level of cultural and economic development.


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