Quotation by Erich Fromm:
Democracy is a system which created economic, cultural and political conditions for the full development of the individual. Fascism is a system which regardless which name makes the individual subordinate to extraneous purposes and weakens the development of genuine individuality
1900-1980 (Age at death: 80 approx.)
Erich Seligmann Fromm (March 23, 1900 - March 18, 1980) was an internationally renowned social psychologist, psychoanalyst, humanistic philosopher, and democratic socialist. He was associated with what became known as the Frankfurt School of critical theory.
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Source: Erich Fromm, Ecape from Freedom
Cited By: Erich Fromm