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Pegida as a European Far-Right Populist Movement

Helga Druxes and Patricia Anne Simpson

inequalities among them. Aftereffects from the break-up of the East bloc can be felt in the escalation of antiminority violence in Central and Eastern Europe, as well as “the smouldering slow burn of the legacies of colonialism” in Western Europe. 2 These

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Huaiyu Chen

Western Europe. However, following the Leiden conference, East Germany organized a conference on East Asia in Leipzig, which is worth examining for many reasons. First, East Germany, rather than the Soviet Union, took the lead in organizing this

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Making Space for Sanctions

The Economics of German Natural Gas Imports from Russia, 1982 and 2014 Compared

Stephen G. Gross

Western Europe. 3 Much of the gas Germany imports today still flows through the infrastructure built in the 1980s. These two moments are ripe for comparison because the surrounding contexts were so similar yet the outcomes so different. To be sure, the

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A New Blue-Collar Force

The Alternative for Germany and the Working Class

Philipp Adorf

the second time since 1966 while failing to pass the 30 percent threshold for the third successive election (before this slew of elections, it had dropped below 35 percent on just two other occasions since World War II). In most western European

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Carl Strikwerda

and iron ore across Western Europe. 21 Winston Churchill, not known for his starry-eyed idealism in his later career, argued in 1908 that “in spite of the folly of armaments and tariffs, of the unwisdom of so many of our political and journalistic hot

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Populist Rhetoric and Nativist Alarmism

The AfD in Comparative Perspective

Barbara Donovan

:// , accessed 20 May 2020. 13 Hans Georg Betz, Radical Rightwing Populism in Western Europe (New York, 1994); Herbert Kitschelt and Anthony McGann, The Radical Right in Western Europe: A Comparative Analysis (Ann Arbor, 1995); Pippa Norris

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Coalition Politics in Crisis?

The German Party System Before and After the 2017 Federal Election

Frank Decker and Philipp Adorf

-wing populist parties in western Europe: Into the mainstream? (Abingdon, 2016). 3 See Frank Decker, “The failure of right-wing populism in Germany” in The changing faces of populism: Systemic challengers in Europe and the U.S ., ed. Hedwig Giusto, David

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Jonathan Bach, Heather L. Dichter, Kirkland Alexander Fulk, Alexander Wochnik, Wilko Graf von Hardenberg, and Carol Hager

, Faust becomes exemplary of the modern western European explorer, well beyond the specific geographical settings of these diverse tales. According to Ozturk, the “impious mentality of the Alpine Club substituted conquest for the sublime” and the earth

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Joyce Marie Mushaben, Shelley Baranowski, Trevor J. Allen, Sabine von Mering, Stephen Milder, Volker Prott, and Peter C. Pfeiffer

failed with perestroika, the “Third Way” had been discredited by Yugoslavia’s disintegration, and the Western European welfare model was too expensive, the only life buoy floating in the pool was neoliberalism. The reformers saw no other choice than to

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Sarah Wiliarty and Louise K. Davidson-Schmich

the AfD's entry onto the national political scene. The contributors—an interdisciplinary group representing several generations of German politics scholars—draw on comparative examples from across western Europe and throughout German history to