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Renaissance of the New Right in Germany?

A Discussion of New Right Elements in German Right-wing Extremism Today

Samuel Salzborn

In the scholarly research on right-wing extremism, the term “New Right” is one that has been used in very different ways, and often rather vaguely. This term has at least three different understandings, which frequently overlap. First, in very

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The German Mountain Troops and Their Opponents, 1943 to the Present

Nathan Stoltzfus

understanding this case is the right-wing extremism in ongoing reports about the German police, judiciary, and military. This was illustrated during the spring of 2020 by repeated notices about right-wing activities within the German Army's Special Forces

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Antisemitism in the “Alternative for Germany” Party

Samuel Salzborn

The relatively new party known as the Alternative for Germany (Alternative für Deutschland, AfD) and its relationship to right-wing extremism has been the subject of a great deal of intensive discussion among political and social scientists

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“This Other Germany, the Dark One”

Post-Wall Memory Politics Surrounding the Neo-Nazi Riots in Rostock and Hoyerswerda

Esther Adaire

Western phenomena. 14 Post 1989, western German and critical eastern German intellectuals alike posited that state-sanctioned “antifascism” had therefore become a mask for pent-up aggression and the type of classical right-wing extremism that was now

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The “Alternative for Germany”

Factors Behind its Emergence and Profile of a New Right-wing Populist Party

Frank Decker

antidemocratic positions. 21 The extent of how difficult it has become for the AfD to clearly distance itself from right-wing extremism is illustrated by its handling of the Thuringia state chairman Björn Höcke. His proposed expulsion from the party, initiated

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Book Reviews

Peter H. Merkl and Leonard Weinberg, eds., Right-Wing Extremism in the Twenty-First Century (London and Portland: Frank Cass, 2003).

Reviewed by David Art

Daniel Ziblatt, Structuring the State: The Formation of Italy and Germany and the Puzzle of Federalism (Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2006).

Reviewed by John Bendix

Nina Berman, Impossible Missions? German Economic, Military and Humanitarian Efforts in Africa (Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2004)

Reviewed by Jutta Helm

Louise K. Davidson-Schmich, Becoming Party Politicians: East German State Legislators in the Decade following Democratization (Notre Dame: Notre Dame University Press, 2006)

Reviewed by Laurence McFalls

Frank Biess, Homecomings: Returning POWs and the Legacies of Defeat in Postwar Germany (Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2006)

Reviewed by Brian E. Crim

Kathleen James-Chakraborty, ed., Bauhaus Culture. From Weimar to the Cold War (University of Minnesota Press 2006)

Reviewed by Anja Baumhoff

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Archival Resistance

Reading the New Right

Annika Orich

's Aspects of the New Right-Wing Extremism , a lecture that the German philosopher and social critic delivered at the University of Vienna two years before his sudden death in 1969, immediately placed eighth following its publication by Suhrkamp in mid July

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An Obstacle to Decolonising Europe

White Nationalism and Its Co-option of Serbian Propaganda

Jordan Kiper

C. M. Federico ( 2021 ), ‘ White and Minority Demographic Shifts, Intergroup Threat, and Right-wing Extremism ’, Journal of Experimental Social Psychology 94 : 1 – 26 . Baker , L. D. ( 2010 ), Anthropology and the Racial Politics of

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Two Paradigmatic Views on Right-Wing Populism in East Germany

Jonas Rädel

right-wing populist tendencies and right wing extremism than the west. It even looks as though right-wing populism is a specific eastern German problem and hence related to German unity. 5 The public, political, and scientific debate on the German

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Does Gender Play a Role?

A Gendered Frame Analysis of the Pandemic Skeptic Protests in Austria

Antje Daniel, Markus Brunner, and Florian Knasmüller

motivations can be identified, that the traditional image of women is defended but not seen as desirable for, and that women's issues do not play an important role. Rather, the classic themes of right-wing extremism, such as nationalism, racism, criminality