VI, 103 p. 5 illus., 4 illus. in color. online resource
This book, written by a prominent German political scientist and specialist for political theory and comparative government, analyses right-wing populism as a topical theme of postmodern party systems in Europe and the United States.
Chapter 1. Populism Typologies in the Age of Globalisation and Post-Democratisation -- Chapter 2. Ideologies to Political Theories of the Past -- Chapter 3.Political Parties and Populism -- Chapter 4. Populism, Right-Wing Extremism and Neo-Nationalism -- Chapter 5. Conclusion: The New Normative Debate about Democracy and the Merits and Failures of Populism -- Bibliography