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The Mainstream Right, the Far Right, and Coalition Formation in Western Europe

  title={The Mainstream Right, the Far Right, and Coalition Formation in Western Europe},
  author={Kimberly A. Twist},
Author(s): Twist, Kimberly | Advisor(s): Levy, Jonah D. | Abstract: As long as far-right parties – known chiefly for their vehement opposition to immigration – have competed in contemporary Western Europe, scholars and observers have been concerned about these parties’ implications for liberal democracy. Many originally believed that far- right parties would fade away due to a lack of voter support and their isolation by mainstream parties. Since 1994, however, far-right parties have been… Expand
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