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Researching far-right movements. An introduction
WithEmanuele Toscano
Pages 12

The first decades of the new millennium have been the scene of a growing global entrenchment of political forces and movements openly inspired by radical and populist right-wing values (Mammone, Godin and Jenkins, 2012; Mudde, 2017). The motivations, causes, and determining variables—economic, social, political—of this growing proliferation are complex and diverse, and open to different interpretations according to the analytical categories used, and the theoretical perspective chosen for analysis.