A Study on Character and Limitation in Populism

포퓰리즘 정당의 성격과 한계에 관한 연구

  • Kim, Yong-Chul (Dept. of Public Administration, Pusan National University)
  • Received : 2016.12.01
  • Accepted : 2017.01.20
  • Published : 2017.01.28


This paper focus on universal values and characteristics of populist parties of the Western Europe. Moreover, the causes of the European populist parties successful political activities in the European society, in which democracy is relatively established, quite stably, examined as well. Populist political activities based on simple speech are evidently unfair political actions mobilizing the unreasonable populace. populist politics is difficult to coexist with the modern Western European democracy.


Supported by : 부산대학교


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