Populism and nationalism in a comparative perspective: a scholarly exchange

Bart Bonikowski, Daphne Halikiopoulou, Eric Kaufmann, Matthijs Rooduijn

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    The purpose of the Exchange feature is to publish discussions that engage, advance and initiate new debates in the study of nations and nationalism. This Exchange article is on the subject of ‘Populism and Nationalism’. Each contributor addresses the following four questions on the subject: (1) What is populism and what role does it play within the context of democratic politics? (2) Does populism cut across left–right lines? (3) What is the relationship between nationalism and populism? (4) Are contemporary populist movements across Europe and the West comparable? Our aim is to generate a thought-provoking conversation with regard to the rise of populism in Europe and the West.

    Original languageEnglish (US)
    Pages (from-to)58-81
    Number of pages24
    JournalNations and Nationalism
    Issue number1
    StatePublished - Jan 2019

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Geography, Planning and Development
    • Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)
    • Political Science and International Relations


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