Populism Papers

A curated list of my work on populism:

2019
“Fascism and Populism:  Are They Useful Categories for Comparative Sociological Analysis?” Annual Review of Sociology 45: 345-61. Click here to access paper.

“#OnArrive — But Where Are We?: Unpacking the electoral performance of Europe’s nationalist right.” Public Seminar (May 31) Click here to access paper.

“Past is Prologue:  Electoral Events of Spring 2012 and the Old “New” Nationalism in Post-Security Europe.” In Populism and the Crisis of Democracy, Gregor Fitzi, Jurgen Mackert and Bryan S. Turner, eds. Volume 1.  Concepts and Theories.  London: Routledge: 109-29. Click here to access paper.

2018
[Co-authored with Thomas Davidson], “Britain First and the UK Independence Party:  Social Media and the Movement Party Dynamic.”  “Special Issue:  Contesting Trump.” Mobilization 23 (4):  485-511. Click here to access paper.

2017
“Populism as Collateral Damage:  Opportunities for Comparative Analysis.”  Trajectories: Newsletter of the Comparative and Historical Sociology Section of the American Sociological Association 28(3): 2-4. Click here to access paper.

2015
“Extremist Politics Before and After Charlie Hebdo.” Global Dialogue 5 (1), June. Click here to access paper.

“Globalization Backlash.” In Emerging Trends in the Social and Behavioral Sciences, Robert Scott and Stephen Kosslyn, eds.  Hoboken, NJ:  John Wiley and Sons. Click here to access paper.

2013
“The Normalization of the Right in Post-Security Europe.”  Politics in the Age of Austerity, Armin Schaefer and Wolfgang Streeck, eds.  UK:  Polity Press: 239-261. Click here to view book.

2012
“Sovereign Debt and Nationalism:  Normalizing the European Right.”  States, Power and Societies:  Newsletter of the Political Sociology Section of the American Sociological Association 17 (1): (Winter) 5-6. Click here to access paper.

2011
Europe Was Yesterday.”  Harvard International Review.  Web Symposium (January 7). Click here to access paper.

2007
“Revisiting The French Front National:  The Ontology of a Political Mood.” (Special Issue:  Racist and Far Right GroupsJournal of Contemporary Ethnography 36 (2) (April):  129-146. Click here to access paper.

2006
“Appropriating the ‘No:’  The French National Front, the Vote on the Constitution,  and the ‘New’ April 21.”   PS:  Political Science and Politics 39 (April):   269-272. Click here to access paper.

2004
“Reasserting the National: The Paradox of Populism in a Transnational Europe.” Prepared for Invited Thematic Panel, “Citizenship and Identity in a Unifying Europe, American Sociological Association Meetings, 2004. Available at Center for the Study of Economy and Society, Working Paper Series, #21, Cornell University Department of Sociology. Click here to access paper.