Centre-right parties and immigration in an era of politicisation

@article{HadjAbdou2021CentrerightPA,
  title={Centre-right parties and immigration in an era of politicisation},
  author={Leila Hadj Abdou and Tim Bale and Andrew Geddes},
  journal={Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies},
  year={2021},
  volume={48},
  pages={327 - 340}
}
ABSTRACT While not typically the focus for academic or journalistic analyses, centre right political parties have been, are and will likely remain key actors in migration policy and politics across Europe. This special issue introduction questions and qualifies the extent to which the 2015 migration crisis affected centre-right parties’ politics, positioning and policy positions on immigration, problematising the idea that the crisis represented an ‘external’ challenge to party politics and… 
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