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The Extreme Right

Freedom And Security At Risk, 1st Edition

By Aurel Braun

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304 pages

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Description

This book, offering a historical-sociological account of right-wing extremist movements in American history, seeks to identify threats to freedom and security, assess the responses to such threats, and suggest some means of dealing with the potential dangers.

Table of Contents

Introduction -- Right-Wing Extremism: In Search of a Definition -- Canada: Right-Wing Extremism in the Peaceable Kingdom -- Right-Wing Extremism in the United States -- The Extreme Right in the United Kingdom and France -- Contemporary Right-Wing Extremism in Germany -- The Incomplete Revolutions: The Rise of Extremism in East-Central Europe and the Former Soviet Union -- Russia: The Land Inbetween -- Poland: The Vanguard of Change -- Hungary: From “Goulash Communism” to Pluralistic Democracy -- The Internationalization of the Extreme Right -- Conclusions -- Appendix: List of Research Interviews -- About the Book

About the Author

Aurel Braun is professor of international relations and political science at the University of Toronto. Stephen Scheinberg is professor of history at Concordia University in Montreal. Aurel Braun is professor of international relations and political science at the University of Toronto. Stephen Scheinberg is professor of history at Concordia University in Montreal.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
POL000000
POLITICAL SCIENCE / General