This handbook on racist extremism in Central and Eastern Europe is the result of a unique collaborative research project of experts from the ten new and future post-communist EU member states. All chapters are written to a common framework, making it easier to compare individual countries and include sections on: racist extremist organizations (political parties, organizations, and subcultures the domestic and international legal framework members and types of racist extremist incidents state and civic responses to the threat. Mudde's conclusion examines the region as a whole and compares it with Western Europe.
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Series: Extremism and Democracy
23 December 2004
A / AS level
1. Bulgaria 2. Czech Republic 3. Estonia 4. Hungary 5. Latvia 6. Lithuania 7. Poland 8. Romania 9. Slovakia: People Against Racism 10. Slovenia: Peace Institute 11. Central and Eastern Europe
Reviews for Racist Extremism in Central & Eastern Europe
`Political scientists seeking an empirical foundation for evaluating extremist challenges to democracy will find significant merit in the effort.' - West European Politics, Vol. 29