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Global resurgence of the right, conceptual and regional perspectives, edited by Gisela Pereyra Doval and Gastón Souroujon

Summary
"This book provides a broad-ranging analysis of the global resurgence of right-wing forces in the 21st Century. These parties, organisations, and social movements represent a break from right-wing forces in interwar political history in Europe and the United States, and the right-wing dictatorships in Latin America. The book reflects on the most appropriate conceptual categories to account for this phenomenon and whether terms such as populism, fascism, authoritarianism, or conservatism can explain the new manifestations of the right. The book also explores this through a range of national case studies written by country specialists, focusing on France, Austria, Italy, Spain, Argentina, Brazil, Ecuador, and the United States of America. Providing a much-needed global perspective, this book will be of considerable interest to students and scholars of populism, fascism, right-wing extremism, and conservatism"--, Provided by publisher
Table Of Contents
Introduction : when the rights go marching in : an introduction / Gisela Pereyra Doval and Gastón Souroujon -- Forty years of radical right-wing populism : an assessment / Hans-Georg Betz -- Neoliberal totalitarianism / Marilena Chauí -- Populism : uses, abuses and travels of an uncomfortable concept / Gastón Souroujon and Cecilia Lesgart -- The intellectual reconstruction of post war fascism and the populist right / Alberto Spektorowski -- Latin American neo-patriot far-right : between the crisis of globalisation and regional political processes / José Antonio Sanahuja and Camilo López Burian -- The marginalization of neo-fascist ideologies in Europe : the ttraditional extreme right in the postmodern era / Jean-Yves Camus -- The effect of the resurgent radical populist right on the main centre-left and centre-right parties and their adaptation strategies : the case of Austria / Reinhard Heinisch -- The right in Italy : awaiting the day of reckoning / Gianfranco Pasquino -- The Spanish post-fascist right : the unique case of Vox / Javier Franzé and Guillermo Fernández-Vázquez -- The Argentinean right and the new order of Cambiemos (2015-2019) / Juan Bautista Lucca and Esteban Iglesias -- Bolsonaro in Brazil : to the right of the right / Gisela Pereyra Doval -- The right turn as a process, not an assault : the Ecuadorian case, 2007-2019 / Pablo Ospina Peralta -- The stillborn revolution : the failure of right-wing populism in the United States / George Hawley -- Epilogue : right and left in a post-Covid 19 world / Barry Cannon
Language
eng
Literary Form
non fiction
Physical Description
1 online resource (319 pages)
Specific Material Designation
remote
Form Of Item
online
Isbn
9781003100423

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