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Title Multiple populisms : Italy as democracy's mirror / edited by Paul Blokker and Manuel Anselmi
Published Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, NY : Routledge, 2020
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 251 pages)
Contents Introduction : multiple populisms : Italy as democracy's mirror / Paul Blokker and Manuel Anselmi -- The construction of the people / Valentina Pazé -- Neo-populism and the subversion of democratic quality / Leonardo Morlino and Francesco Raniolo -- Depoliticization, anti-politics and the moral people / Fabio De Nardis -- Anti-party-ism as a structural component of Italian democracy / Nadia Urbinati -- "Particracy" : the pre-populist critique of party democracy, and its implications / David Ragazzoni -- Populist anti-party parties / Lorenzo Viviani -- Technopopulism and direct representation / Michele Sorice and Emiliana De Blasio -- Intellectuals and cultural populism / Massimiliano Panarari -- Penal populism in the multi-populist context of Italy / Manuel Anselmi and Stefano Anastasìa -- Citizen democracy : "new politics" in "new participation" models information classification / Marco Damiani -- The populist assault on the constitution / Paul Blokker -- Four Italian populisms / Cecilia Biancalana -- Conclusions : the Italian populist challenge in comparative perspective / Oscar Mazzoleni
Summary "This book provides a comprehensive interpretation of the multiple manifestations of populism using Italy, the only country amongst consolidated constitutional democracies in which populist political forces have been in government on various occasions since the early 1990s, as the starting point and bench mark"-- Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Manuel Anselmi is currently Researcher at Unitelma Sapienza of Rome, as well as Affiliate Researcher at King's College in London and a member of the Centre for Conflict and Participation Studies of LUISS in Rome. Paul Blokker is Associate Professor in political sociology at the Department of Sociology and Business Law, University of Bologna, Italy. He is also research coordinator at the Institute of Sociological Studies, Charles University Prague, Czechia
Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on October 29, 2019)
Subject Political parties -- Italy
Populism -- Italy
POLITICAL SCIENCE / Political Ideologies / Democracy
Political parties.
Politics and government.
Italy -- Politics and government -- 1994-2018
Italy -- Politics and government -- 2018-
Form Electronic book
Author Anselmi, Manuel, editor
Blokker, Paul, editor
LC no. 2019027913
ISBN 1351115723