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  Populism - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Populism is a political philosophy or rhetorical style that holds that the common person is oppressed by the "elite" in society, and that the instruments of the State need to be grasped from this self-serving elite and used for the benefit and advancement of the people as a whole.
Populism is characterized by a sometimes radical critique of the status quo, but on the whole does not have a strong political identity as either a left-wing or right-wing movement.
Nationalism turned in the second half of the 19th century and the nationalist sentiment was altered into an elitist and conservative doctrine.
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 Populism   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Populism has also at times been adopted as a vehicle for extreme radicals; in 1984 the Populist Party name was revived but was used in 1988 as a vehicle for the Presidential campaign of former Ku Klux Klan leader David Duke.
Nationalism turned in the second half of the Nineteenth Century and the nationalist sentiment was altered into an elitist and conservative doctrine.
von Treitschke's nationalism had a dark side; in his eternal struggle of nations, the weakness of confederated states and war as social hygiene that culminated into a thought that all nations are egoistic, but their struggles embody morality and embrace progress.
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 Nationalism - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
However, in the late 20th century, theorists of nationalism influenced by postmodernism began to argue that the concept of nations is a socially constructed phenomenon.
Nationalism was still an elite phenomenon for a couple of centuries after that, but during the 19th century in Europe it spread widely and became popularized.
All forms of nationalism rely on the population being a nation; that is, that all the members of the population believe that they share some kind of common culture, and culture can't be wholly separated from ethnicity.
www.encyclopedia-online.info /Nationalism   (2461 words)

  
 POPULISM FACTS AND INFORMATION
Von Treitschke's nationalism had a dark side; the eternal struggle of nations exposed the weakness of confederated states via war as social_hygiene culminating in the thought that all nations are egoistic, but their struggles embody morality and embrace progress.
Herder proposed an organic nationalism that was a romantic vision of individual communities rejecting the Industrial_Revolution's model communities, in which people acquired their meaning from the nation.
Historian Jules_Michelet fused nationalism and populism by positing the people as a mystical unity who are the driving force of history in which the divinity finds its purpose.
www.witwib.com /populism   (1918 words)

  
 Populism - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Populism is often used derisively against appeals on behalf of the people in opposition to the interests of elites, or against distrust directed at the political elite or at the political system.
Reactionary populism such as the white backlash harvested by George Wallace.
Fredrick Jahn, a Lutheran Minister, a professor at the University of Berlin and the "father of gymnastics," introduced the Volkstum, a racial nation that draws on the essence of a people that was lost in the Industrial Revolution.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Populism_and_Nationalism   (1972 words)

  
 Nationalism -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Nationalism can be thought of as recognition that another nation exists but one nation is superior whereas before that only one nation was recognized and barbarians were simply people who had not yet been conquered and made part of the nation.
In (A communist nation that covers a vast territory in eastern Asia; the most populous country in the world) China, nationalism created a justification for the Chinese state that was at odds with the idea of the universal empire.
All forms of nationalism rely on the population being a nation; that is, that all the members of the population believe that they share some kind of common culture, and culture can't be wholly separated from (An ethnic quality or affiliation resulting from racial or cultural ties) ethnicity.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/n/na/nationalism.htm   (4465 words)

  
 WorldNetDaily: Populism & nationalism vs. globalism
For the de-Christianized European Union does not contain a single nation where the birth rate is sufficient to replace the population.
With growth in the major nations of Western Europe trailing that of the United States, France, Germany and Italy have repeatedly breached the fiscal guidelines set down by the European Monetary Union.
Populism and nationalism have declared war on globalism.
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 Encyclopedia: Populism and Nationalism   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Individual populists have variously promised to "stand up to corporations" and "put people first." Some varieties of populism may incorporate nationalism, jingoisms, and occasionally racism, while other varieties of populism do not.
On the other hand, some politicians adopting the rhetoric and language of populism are criticized for using populist rhetoric merely as an organizing tactic without any actual intent of standing up for common people.
Populism has also, at times, been adopted as a vehicle for extreme radicals; in 1984 the Populist Party name was revived by Willis Carto, and was used in 1988 as a vehicle for the Presidential campaign of former Ku Klux Klan leader David Duke.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Populism-and-Nationalism   (1450 words)

  
 German Law Journal - Populist Nationalism, Anti-Europeanism, Post-Nationalism, and the East-West Distinction
One line of argumentation holds that the unexpected resurgence of populism and nationalism after the collapse of the communist regimes is a direct result of the ‘valley of tears' that characterizes the post-communist transformation from a communist, centrally planned system, to a democratic, market society.
Populism should be understood as entailing a rather one-sided and particular view of democracy, emphasising its emancipatory, redemptive features,[26] rather than the fulfilment of ideal democracy.
In as far as civic nationalism, constitutional patriotism, and deliberative democracy are explicitly designed as antidotes to the surprisingly resilient forms of exclusivist nationalism and populism, the immanent emphasis on procedural, ‘legocentric' solutions and increased rationalization of the polity seem a priori to ignore significant aspects of the populist critique.
www.germanlawjournal.com /article.php?id=562   (5839 words)

  
 Pravapis.org - Belarusian language - Language, nationalism, and populism in Belarus   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
As an instrument of nation and state building, political actors often consider language to be the unique and absolute symbol of a nation, Nevertheless, none of them agrees on the meaning of the terms "nation" and "nationalism." Assuming that nationalism is "a political principle which asserts that political unity and national unity should be congruent,"
In the Belarusian national revival movements, the role played by grammarians, philologists, historians, and producers was particularly important in a period when national language, as a speech instrument and matter, served to promote the idea of political separatism.
According to this perspective, the support of the national language, considered as the core of the nation, is one of the fundamental elements of the fight for democracy, not only because to speak one's national language is a right, but also because it signifies a defense of national interests.
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 Populism & Nationalism vs. Globalism by Patrick J. Buchanan
It was a victory of the Old Right that would restore the sovereignty of France and retain the national independence and unique and separate identity of the French people and culture.
Cabinet ministers from Italy's Northern Alliance, fed up with the discipline imposed by the European Central Bank and a currency that has appreciated dramatically against the dollar, are calling for abandonment of the euro and restoration of the Italian lira.
Understandably, the political leadership of any nation in a prolonged slump will wish to retain control of monetary as well as fiscal policy.
www.theamericancause.org /a-pjb-050613-globalism.htm   (820 words)

  
 Swans Commentary: John Lukacs's "Democracy and Populism, Fear and Hatred," by Milo Clark - mgc158
Populism, once left, and nationalism, still right, are being or have been co-opted and pre-empted into right-right.
Populist nationalism in the once United States of America is now labeled, framed, branded and usurped by the Republican Party.
Patriotism is the love of a particular land with its particular traditions; nationalism is the love of something less tangible, of the myth of a 'people,' justifying many things, a political and ideological substitute for religion.
www.swans.com /library/art11/mgc158.html   (2704 words)

  
 Nationalism and Populism, are they ideologies? - U.S. Politics Online: A Political Discussion Forum   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Take Nationalism, its scope is focused on one relationship, that between the nation and the state and in the Practical Guide To Political action, the nation is built up by the state's policies.
nationalism is high during war time, when people feel compelled to protect their country against maybe people who speak their same language but live in another country.
Like environmentalism, nationalism requires an individual in a political field to look first at the impact of any decision or event upon the relationship between the nation and the state.
forums.uspoliticsonline.com /showthread.php?t=188   (919 words)

  
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History of folkloristics and ethnology; populism and nationalism; national identity; popular religion; historical tradition; Irish, Nordic, Estonian, Latin American (particularly Brazilian) popular culture and research traditions; popular culture and globalization; representations of the popular ('public folklore', museology, folk art, etc.); development theory and popular culture…;
'Nationalism and Folklore in Estonia, Finland and Ireland': 1st Estonian-Finnish-Irish Conference, 'Nationalism and Cultural Identity', Tallinn, Estonia.
'Folklore and National Identity: Ireland, Estonia, Finland': Literature and Folklore Dept., University of Tartu, Estonia.
www.ucc.ie /folklore/ogiollainbiog.html   (1281 words)

  
 Ethnic Nationalism   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Ethnic Nationalism provides a cogent, comprehensive historical analysis of Yugoslavia's demise, one that clearly identifies events and trends that urgently demand the world's attention.
His discussion of the possible fate of postcommunist states is especially pertinent, and leads to a skillful account of the sources and dangers of nationalistic and ethnic extremism on what threatens to become a global scale.
In this analysis, nationalism and populism can be seen as revolts against a new world system where abstract multinational financial and political institutions thwart citizens' attempts at democratic participation.
www.upress.umn.edu /Books/D/denitc_ethnic.html   (410 words)

  
 Populism and nationalism   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
This paternalistic vision of aristocracy concerned with social orders had a dark side in that the opposite force of modernity was represented by the Jews, who were said to be eating away at the state.
In German nationalism[?], anti-Semitism began to raise its ugly head.
Such notions would later be proliferated in rather ugly methods by the likes of Hitler, Stalin, and even recently, Slobodan Milosevic.
www.city-search.org /po/populism-and-nationalism.html   (972 words)

  
 WHITE NATIONALISM VERSUS OPORTUNIST-POPULISM - Stormfront White Nationalist Community   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
It is by the example of Jews — a people who often look similar to us — but by whose actions and ways of thinking have shown themselves to be so foreign even after centuries of so-called integration that we should recognise the dangers of race mixing and all forms of accepting racially different foreigners.
I personally realise the negative influence of Jews on the state of the White nations of the world, yet the issue if how often to promote this issue...
People will get tired of it eventually with the same condemnation of Jews, so I think it mustn't be 'harped on' as much...The issue should be made known and understood, just not to the point of extremes...
www.stormfront.org /forum/showthread.php?t=173847   (2654 words)

  
 People (from Istanbul) --  Britannica Student Encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Many of them are immigrants from the countryside and live in shantytowns on the outskirts of the city.
It was probably the most populous and wealthy area in the Middle East, and the intensive irrigation agriculture of the lower Tigris and Euphrates rivers and of tributary streams such as the Diyala and Karun formed the main resource base of the Sasanian monarchy.
His program was embodied in the party's “Six Arrows”: republicanism, nationalism, populism, statism (state-owned and state-operated...
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 Find in a Library: Nationalism and populism in partitioned Poland : selected essays
Find in a Library: Nationalism and populism in partitioned Poland : selected essays
Nationalism and populism in partitioned Poland : selected essays
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 Event archive 2003   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
The strongholds of national environmental policy competence gave room for international regimes as early as the 1980s, a development that reached a peak during the Rio Earth Summit in 1992.
However, the trend is not back towards nation states, but towards sub-national units that are reforming environmental governance patterns directly with supra-national units, such as the EU, with nation states, with inter- and non-governmental organisations as well as with other sub-national governments.
The Institute is affiliated with the University of Helsinki and operates as a national centre of research, study and expertise pertaining to Russia and Eastern Europe, particularly in the social sciences and humanities.
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 Nationalism and Populism in Partitioned Poland : Selected Essays
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Subjects : History : Modern / General : Nationalism
Subjects : Political Science : General : Populism
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 WorldNetDaily: Populism & nationalism vs. globalism
Where Turkey – a nation of 70 million, estranged from its old NATO ally, America, and shut out of Europe –; goes from here is a great question.
For that same Left-Right coalition is forming in the United States –; against free-trade globalism, CAFTA, open-borders, amnesty for illegal aliens, Social Security reform and American empire.
White House had eye on WND's Miers stories
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