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Two of the Same Kind?

The Rise of the AfD and its Implications for the CDU/CSU

Matthias Dilling

the advent of the AfD, considering the latter a primary threat to the Christian Democrats ignores the complexity of the AfD’s platform, electorate, and internal factionalism. In a first step, I argue that the AfD has substantially transformed its

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Mark Chou and Jean-Paul Gagnon

Recent years have seen democratic governments face a variety of challenges from both within and without. Endogenously, many established democracies have become pockmarked by factionalism, polarization, fearmongering, and populism. Exogenously

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Some Senses of Pan-Africanism from the South

Christopher Allsobrook

factionalism. Throughout these contributions there is consistent emphasis on the public duty of the Pan-African intellectual to lead the epistemic emancipation that underpins all effective effort toward self-reliant social, political and economic African unity

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Joseph Khoury

is political pragmatism in the extreme. For the Turks, this approach allowed them to exploit divisions between Catholics and Lutherans on the continent, factionalism that very well suited Elizabeth and her cabinet. For her part, Elizabeth’s sale to

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Cary J. Nederman

from the other. 41 In effect, the distinction collapses. A political context stimulated Bartolous's views, namely, the factionalism that infected many of the Italian cities of his day. In a tract concerning factionalism, entitled De Guelphis et

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The Alternative for Germany from Breakthrough toward Consolidation?

A Comparative Perspective on Its Organizational Development

E. Gene Frankland

elected, but factionalism, personality conflicts, and a lack of coordination of protest actions continued. The Pirates won 1.4 percent of Germany's votes in the May 2014 European Parliament election. Yet, thanks to the Federal Constitutional Court's ruling

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A Transtextual Hermeneutic Journey

Horst Rosenthal's Mickey au camp de Gurs (1942)

Yaakova Sacerdoti

, Dis is where those whose sins undermined the foundations of society are tormented. Four sins are punished there: heresy, which destroys the soul; its counterpart, factionalism, which destroys the body politic; violence, which breaches the existential

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Jules Vallès and Séverine

Romantic Socialism and the Afterlife of a Cross-Sex Friendship in French Political Culture, 1880–1929

Michael Mulvey

Vallès’s romantic revolutionary narrative of male fraternity that otherwise held women’s struggle for equal citizenship as divisive factionalism. Throughout their textual correspondence, Vallès and Séverine addressed each other as friend— ami ( e ). 7

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Fates Worse Than Death

Destruction and Social Attachment in Timor-Leste

Gabriel Tusinski

with complaints about regional discrimination within the Timor-Leste Defense Force (F-FDTL). Government failures to address this problem radicalized regional factionalism, which erupted into broader urban violence between youth gangs with loose eastern

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Matthew Eshleman

oscillations between social cohesion, factionalism and uncertainty. 4 One might, however, wonder whether things have not gone too far when Owen Flanagan and David Barak claim that “neuro-existentialism is the third wave of existentialism.” 5 This essay does