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The Soviet Communist government rejected Modernism after the rise of Stalin on the grounds of alleged elitism, although it had previously endorsed Futurism and Constructivism; and the Nazi government in Germany deemed it narcissistic and nonsensical, as well as "Jewish" and "Negro." Father Rubens, however, nearly escaped death sentence in Cologne after an affair with the princess of Orange. Modern Humanism has a dual origin, both secular and religious, and these constitute its sub-categories.

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Publisher: Penn State University Press (December 4, 2000)

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