Essays about: "populism"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 82 essays containing the word populism.

  1. 1. VARFÖR RÖSTAR FLER MÄN ÄN KVINNOR PÅ HÖGERPOPULISTISKA PARTIER? En studie kring kulturell backlash påverkan på könsgapet

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Nikie Håkansson de Leeuw; [2019-09-24]
    Keywords : European radical right parties; cultural backlash; populism; gender; gender gap; voting behaviour;

    Abstract : In most of the countries in Europe it exists a substantial overrepresentation of men voting for right wing populist parties. This paper focuses on understanding why these parties attract more men than women. READ MORE

  2. 2. Does Populism Pose a Threat to Liberal Democracy? A study on Populism in Europe

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Andrew Polatos; [2019]
    Keywords : Populism; Liberal Democracy; Freedom House; Reporters Without Borders; Political Representation;

    Abstract : In 2018, Freedom House announced that democracy is in peril, while at the same time there is a considerable rise of populism around the world. This begs the question whether populism poses a direct threat to liberal democracy? This research question looks at the complexity of the relationship between the concepts of populism and democracy, and how it is difficult to analyse due to lack of conceptualizations. READ MORE

  3. 3. A contemporary understanding of Islamophobia in the West - the case of Donald Trump

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Graduate School; Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen; Lunds universitet/Pedagogik; Lunds universitet/Master of Science in Global Studies

    Author : Huda Amir Gafur; [2019]
    Keywords : Key words: Islamophobia; United States of America; Donald Trump; Orientalism; Populism; Critical Discourse Analysis; Fairclough; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Abstract This thesis uses Critical Discourse Analysis to analyse the narratives of Islamophobia of United States of America, with President Donald Trump as a case study, examining his interviews and speeches. The theoretical framework is constituted by critical race theory (with particular focus on cultural racism), the critique of the colonial mentality, clash of civilization and populism. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Social Representation of Populism in Europe : A cross-sectional case study of populist supporters across four European states.

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Mohammad Ameer Hassan Farooq; [2019]
    Keywords : Populist Parties; Social Representation; Identity Politics; Trust; Institutions; Democratic Deficit; The Elite;

    Abstract : The following paper focuses on the relatively new rise of populism which has seen a surge across states across the western world. Populism refers to governance of and for the people, as opposed to the ruling elites. READ MORE

  5. 5. Discursive Identity Construction in Populism : A Case Study on Fidesz and PiS

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Tua Lindquist; [2019]
    Keywords : Law and Justice party; Fidesz; populism; identity construction; the Self and the Other; discourse analysis;

    Abstract : This thesis investigates discursive identity creation used in the discourses of the governing populist political parties of Hungary and Poland, Fidesz and PiS. Considering the important role construction of social identities play in populism, this article argues that we need to enhance our understanding of how the Self and the Other is described and used in populist discourse. READ MORE