Date of Award
Bachelor of Arts
This research seeks to understand the relationship between economic conditions and the emergence of illiberal leadership. The work includes historical case studies of Italy, Germany, and Argentina in the periods preceding the respective emergences of Mussolini, Hitler, and Perón. Research analysis focuses on economic conditions and attempts to provide illumination of the contexts within which each of these leaders rose to power.
Hughes, Patrick David, "Mussolini, Hitler, and Perón : economic conditions and the emergence of Illiberal leadership" (2018). Honors Theses. 1331.