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Painting in primary colours: political populism and the muted mainstream

Pearce, Nick (2014) Painting in primary colours: political populism and the muted mainstream. Democratic Audit Blog (15 Nov 2014). Website.

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Has the rise of radical populist parties across Europe led to the opening up of a gap between what is feasible politically and good governance? Nick Pearce argues that understanding our current political situation is helped by the work of Max Weber and Peter Mair, but that the challenge of squaring this dilemma looks difficult for all the political parties in the UK.

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Additional Information: © 2014 Democratic Audit UK.; Online
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe)
Sets: Collections > Democratic Audit Blog
Date Deposited: 25 Aug 2015 15:48
Last Modified: 19 Dec 2020 00:32

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