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Populism: New Political Parties in Europe, Governments and Ideas and their Support for a Less Integrated Europe
Populism: New Political Parties in Europe, Governments and Ideas and their Support for a Less Integrated Europe

Author(s): RAISSA RAQUEL DE PAULA ALMEIDA
Subject(s): Politics / Political Sciences, Politics, Geography, Regional studies, EU-Accession / EU-DEvelopment
Published by: Publishing Inc. European Readings & Prodifmultimedia/Editura Napoca Star
Keywords: Brexit; European Integration; European Union; EU politics

Summary/Abstract: Populism has become one of the most important and mentioned word in the world of politics. It has been especially important in the European politics of recent period. The very formation of the European Union holds a direct link with the need to make amends in a society that was viciously damaged by the mainstream populist rhetoric of an “us” versus “them”. This article analyses current political situation in the EU and the role of populism in it, related consequences and the possible solution scenarios.

  • Issue Year: 14/2019
  • Issue No: 14
  • Page Range: 55-62
  • Page Count: 8
  • Language: English