The Rising of Neopopulism in Europe: A Comparison Between Italy, England and Denmark

Thursday, July 17, 2014: 4:00 PM
Room: Booth 45
Oral Presentation
Emanuele TOSCANO , University G. Marconi, Italy
European and Western countries are witnessing the rise of social movements, organizations and political parties directly inspired by populist discourses and practices.

Based on empirical research on populism in Europe, the paper aims to compare from a sociological perspective the different populist discourses, orientations and practice in three European countries: Italy, England and Denmark.