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By Ruth Glynn

The 1978 kidnapping and homicide of Christian Democrat baby-kisser, Aldo Moro, marked the watershed of Italy's adventure of political violence within the interval often called the 'years of lead' (1969-c.1983). This uniquely interdisciplinary quantity explores the evolving legacy of Moro's loss of life within the Italian cultural imaginary, from the overdue Nineteen Seventies to the current. Bringing a variety of severe views to undergo, interventions by means of specialists within the fields of political technological know-how, social anthropology, philosophy, and cultural critique elicit new understandings of the occasions of 1978 and clarify their importance and relevance to present-day Italian tradition and society.

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