Civil Society and Extreme-Right Collective Action in Poland 1990–2013

@article{Patek2016CivilSA,
  title={Civil Society and Extreme-Right Collective Action in Poland 1990–2013},
  author={Daniel Płatek and Piotr P. Płucienniczak},
  journal={Revue D Etudes Comparatives Est-ouest},
  year={2016},
  volume={47},
  pages={117-146}
}
Civil society is considered an important element of the modern democratic order and is expected to fill the space between the state, the market and the private sphere. However, there are social movements that try to occupy this particular sphere, yet deviate from the ideal of civic-minded organisations that support and sustain the democratic order. The main feature of such movements is the acceptance of violence as a means of political struggle and an anti-state and anti-egalitarian ideology… Expand
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