Trump’s populist discourse and affective politics, or on how to move ‘the People’ through emotion

  title={Trump’s populist discourse and affective politics, or on how to move ‘the People’ through emotion},
  author={Encarnaci{\'o}n Hidalgo-Tenorio and Miguel-Angel Benitez-Castro},
  journal={Globalisation, Societies and Education},
  pages={86 - 109}
ABSTRACT Recursively in history, emotions such as social anger, moral satiety, distrust of the elite and the Establishment, among others, have all contributed to politicians’ encouragement and exploitation of a rather emotionally charged discourse (Block, E., and R. Negrine. 2017. “The Populist Communication Style: Toward a Critical Framework.” International Journal of Communication 11: 178–197). In their self-imposed capacity as mouthpiece for 'the People', populist leaders have successfully… 
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