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Francoism

Definition of the noun Francoism

What does Francoism mean as a name of something?

proper noun

  1. The period of history in Spain under the dictatorship of [w, Francisco Franco].

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Francoism

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Google previewThe Cultural Dynamics of Democratization in Spain (1998)

by Peter McDonough, Samuel Henry Barnes, Antonio López Pina

Francoism is a living memory for a significant though shrinking portion of the population. Comparisons between authoritarianism and democracy are more than speculative exercises. And because there have been different governments since ...

Google previewThe Concise Oxford Dictionary of Politics (2009)

by Iain McLean, Alistair McMillan

'Francoism' was not adistinctive ideology:Franco stood for traditional Catholic and military values and was an implacable enemy of liberal, leftwing, and separatistforces. Francoism asa term is mainly usedtorefer to Franco's regime. Although ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Spain (2009)

by Angel Smith

The social tensions that resulted produced two largely separate opposition movements to Francoism. In the first place, workers launched a series of strikes for improved working conditions and free trade unions. Second, in the late 1960s, ...

Google previewDictionary of Terrorism (2013)

by John Richard Thackrah

Francoism itself emerged as a result of the Civil War in Spain (1936439). Francoism was in its turn soon attacked by the Communist guerrilla fighters of the maquis.

Google previewA Dictionary of Literary Pseudonyms in the English Language (2015)

by T.J. Carty

Lady Charlotte Susan Maria Bury FLORENCE William Jermyn Florence FLORENCE, AMBROSE Edwin Lees FLORENTIA Frances Minto Elliot FLORENZ Lady Charlotte Elliott FLOREPHA Mrs Sarah Ewing Hall FLORIAN, FRANCOISM.

Google previewThe Routledge Dictionary of Politics (2004)

by David Robertson

There was never a clear theory or ideology,never a substantive'Francoism', butalways a firm adherencetoa conservative, religious, anticommunist and authoritarian orientation, with the ultimate appeal being to a glorious Spanish past ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Film Noir (2010)

by Andrew Spicer

examine Francoism. 1998 United States: Schrader's Affliction stars Nick Nolte as a CHRONOLOGY • xxxiii.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Politics (2005)

by Rodney P. Carlisle

Between 1930 and 1945, these groups tried to implement the ideas of Italian fascism, Spanish Francoism, and German national socialism in Argentina. Nationalist populism is the most peculiar phenomenon in Argentinean political history, and ...

Google previewOxford Dictionary of English (2010)

by Angus Stevenson

– derivatives Francoism noun, Francoist noun & adjective. Franco- (also franco-) 7combining form French; ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Modern Politics (2015)

by David Professor Robertson

was never a clear theory or ideology, never a substantive 'Francoism', but always a firm adherence to a conservative, religious, anti-communist and authoritarian orientation, with the ultimate appeal being to a glorious Spanish past sanctified ...

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Small photo of MADRID, SPAIN - 6 December 2016: Julian Rebollo (C), spokesperson of the Associations of the Historical Memory and the Victims of Francoism, at the demonstration claiming for the 3rd Spanish Republic. More...

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