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Italy’s general election was no electoral revolution

Newell, James L. (2022) Italy’s general election was no electoral revolution. LSE European Politics and Policy (EUROPP) blog (27 Sep 2022). Blog Entry.

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Italy’s general election on 25 September produced a victory for Giorgia Meloni’s Fratelli d’Italia. James L. Newell writes that while the result has provoked warnings about a return to fascism, it largely reflected a redistribution of support among parties on the right. There are nevertheless real concerns about the potential for democratic backsliding should the new government choose to reform Italy’s political system.

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Divisions: LSE
Subjects: J Political Science > JZ International relations
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe)
Date Deposited: 21 Nov 2022 14:15
Last Modified: 15 Sep 2023 11:36

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