Europe's Radical Right: Support and Potential
Article first published online: 16 NOV 2011
© 2011 Political Studies Association
Volume 2, Issue 3, pages 4–7, December 2011
How to Cite
Goodwin, M. (2011), Europe's Radical Right: Support and Potential. Political Insight, 2: 4–7. doi: 10.1111/j.2041-9066.2011.00077.x
- Issue published online: 16 NOV 2011
- Article first published online: 16 NOV 2011
Matthew Goodwin investigates the factors behind the radical right's recent electoral successes in Europe.
From Sweden and Denmark to France and the Netherlands, radical right parties have polled strongly in recent elections right across Europe. Analysing these electoral successes, Matthew Goodwin finds that the wider climate of European politics is favourable for the radical right.