From Obscure Beginnings to State 'Resurrection': Ideas and Practices of the Ustaša Organization

Goran Miljan
2016 Fascism  
In the contemporary literature on the Ustaša organization and its terror regime, the organization is often seen and described as a vague and peripheral case study. Neither the establishment of the Ustaša state, nor the very purpose for which the organization was established, can be understood without taking into consideration the context of its formation, organizational and ideological structure as well as the influences its members were exposed to during their formative period. Therefore the
more » ... od. Therefore the article focuses on the development of its organizational and ideological aspects. The aim is to analyze the basic features and aspects of the Ustaša organization which show that by the mid-1930s, and perhaps even earlier, the Ustaša organization fully evolved into a fascist organization.
doi:10.1163/22116257-00501002 fatcat:acfnhmdbqjezfoqmsbx44d4bre