Radical Right-Wing Populism and the Challenge of Global Change

@inproceedings{Betz1994RadicalRP,
  title={Radical Right-Wing Populism and the Challenge of Global Change},
  author={H. Betz},
  year={1994}
}
In the decades immediately following the Second World War, the liberal democracies of Western Europe enjoyed a remarkable degree of social and political stability. Sustained economic growth, growing individual affluence, and the expansion and perfection of the welfare state each contributed to a social and political climate conducive to political compromise and consensus while eroding support for extremist solutions on both the Left and the Right. However, stability and consensus were only… CONTINUE READING