chapter  2
A re-emergence of nationalism as a political force in Europe?
ByTerje Knutsen
Pages 20

Europe today is a continent beset by multiple crises. Europe is ageing; at the same time, immigration to the continent is booming. The great European project of integration and moving towards an ever-closer union is faltering in the midst of an economic crisis, polarising the debate between integrationists and integration sceptics. Europe’s identity is unclear and under attack from many sides.