Pub. date: 2006 | Online Pub. Date: September 15, 2007 | DOI: 10.4135/9781412939584 | Print ISBN: 9780761930877 | Online ISBN: 9781412939584| Publisher:SAGE Publications, Inc.About this encyclopedia
Fascism and Schools
Fascism is a term that referred to a right-wing movement that ruled Italy from 1922 to 1943 under the leadership of Benito Mussolini. Fundamental fascism joined action and thought to create an imminent doctrine that arose from certain historical forces that were informed to allow men to become acquainted with reality and its laws. Under the declarations of Benito Mussolini regarding fascism in 1939, schools were considered the cornerstone of the solidarity that bound all social forces together to shape the human and political conscience of the latest generations in order to provide the economic, political, and moral unity that became the fascist state. Fascism was defined as any government that Examples ...