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Is Populism a Threat to Democracy?

Critical essay

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Defining Democracy and its Crisis

Democracy is considered as a highly contested concept in the social sciences (Keane, 2009; Tilly, 2007). That happens because it is mainly perceived as a system of government depending on the will of the people, namely as a way of governing “of the people, by the people and for the people” (Lincoln, 1863), which is…

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Annalisa Vibio

Annalisa Vibio

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Hi 🙋‍♀️ I am an university student of Economics 📚 interest in geopolitics, journalism ✒ and creative writing, willing to share my everyday experiences 📖