From ‘populist moment’ to authoritarian era: challenges, dangers, possibilities

@article{Edelman2021FromM,
  title={From ‘populist moment’ to authoritarian era: challenges, dangers, possibilities},
  author={Marc Edelman},
  journal={The Journal of Peasant Studies},
  year={2021},
  volume={47},
  pages={1418 - 1444}
}
  • M. Edelman
  • Published 31 August 2020
  • Political Science
  • The Journal of Peasant Studies
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