Exclusion, Community, and a Populist Political Economy: The Radical Right as an Anti-Globalization Movement

@article{Zaslove2008ExclusionCA,
  title={Exclusion, Community, and a Populist Political Economy: The Radical Right as an Anti-Globalization Movement},
  author={Andrej Zaslove},
  journal={Comparative European Politics},
  year={2008},
  volume={6},
  pages={169-189}
}
  • A. Zaslove
  • Published 2008
  • Sociology
  • Comparative European Politics
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