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The Devil's share;: An essay on the diabolic in modern society… (original 1942; edition 1956)

by Denis de Rougemont

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Title:The Devil's share;: An essay on the diabolic in modern society (Meridian books)
Authors:Denis de Rougemont
Info:Meridian Books (1956), Unknown Binding, 221 pages
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The Devil’s Share by Denis de Rougemont (1942)

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The author is famous for leading the anti-Nazi movement in Switzerland.

"What is properly diabolical is less the doing of evil than the baptizing of it as good when one does it." [72

Published immediately after the death of Hitler -- knowing he would not be silent long.
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'Le Diable n'est q'un mythe donc il n'existe pas' -formule le rationaliste- je réponds: 'le diable est un mythe, donc il existe et ne cesse pas d'agir.' C'est ici le foyer du débat.
Pour la plupart de mes contemporains, la liberté, c'est le droit de ne pas obéir.
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