Regionalist Parties in Western Europe

@inproceedings{Winter2003RegionalistPI,
  title={Regionalist Parties in Western Europe},
  author={Lieven de Winter and Huri T{\"u}rsan},
  year={2003}
}
1. Introduction: Ethnoregionalist Parties as Ethnic Entrepreneurs, Huri Tursan 2. Ethnoregionalist Parties in Western Europe, Ferdinand Muller-Rommel 3. The Volksunie and the Dilemma between Policy Success and Electoral Survival in Flanders, Lieven De Winter 4. Ethnoregionalist Parties in French-speaking Belgium 5. Nationalist Parties in Catalonia, Juan Marcet and Jordi Argelaguet 6. Moderate Nationalist Parties in the Basque Country, Eusko Alkartasuna 7. The Scottish National Party, James L… Expand
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