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Not the least interesting and impressive aspect of the Eurocommunist episode is the way in which strongly differentiated correnti, as the Italians call them, have succeeded in coexisting, in the PCF as well as in the PCI. ) Obviously, disgruntled factions may still break away, or be expelled, but if, as seems likely, no major split occurs in the PCF or the PCI, we must take this as a sign that they are maturing as political parties of the European type, or perhaps we should in fairness say reverting to the shape which was theirs before Bolshevisation.
I. Solzhenitsyn, TheOakandtheCalf(LondonandNewYork, I98o). 7. J. : "Berlin - Conferencia de partidos comunistas", m Mundo Obrero, 7 July I976. 8. L'Humamteand L'Umta, I8 November I975· 9· L'Humamte, 20 May I975· IO. See review of K. Zarodov, Sotszalzzm, mzr, revolyutszyain Voprosy filosofi, no. 3. I979· I I. See review of Yu. Krasin, Teorzya sotszalzstzcheskoy revolyutsu in Voprosy filosofiz, no. 5, I978. I2. Ibid. I3. Zarodov, op. cit. 14· Krasin, op. cit. I5. Ibid. I6. Ibid. I7. See in particular articles by V.
The fundamental thing in Spain is to have a policy of democratic concentration, to have a consensus so as to get a constitution on 34 In Search ofEurocommunism which there will be very broad agreement; and we believe that the Communist Party, on the basis of the ideas outlined in this paper, will contribute to that end. Finally a brief word about some international problems. We are in favour of European economic and political integration and we think that the question of integrated defence must also be considered.