The Radical Right in Western Europe: A Comparative Analysis

@article{Kitschelt1996TheRR,
  title={The Radical Right in Western Europe: A Comparative Analysis},
  author={Herbert P. Kitschelt and Anthony J. McGann},
  journal={Foreign Affairs},
  year={1996},
  volume={75},
  pages={149}
}
The rise of new political competitors on the radical right is a central feature of many contemporary European party systems. The first study of its kind based on a wide array of comparative survey data, The Radical Right in Western Europe: A Comparative Analysis provides a unifying framework to explain why rightist parties are electorally powerful in some countries but not in others. The book argues that changes in social structure and the economy do not by themselves adequately explain the… Expand
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