The Netherlands: A Fleeting Extreme Right

Piero Ignazi

in Extreme Right Parties in Western Europe

Published in print May 2003 | ISBN: 9780198293255
Published online January 2005 | e-ISBN: 9780191601903 | DOI:

Series: Comparative Politics

 The Netherlands: A Fleeting Extreme Right

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This chapter explores the lack of success of extreme right parties in the Netherlands. Extreme right parties failed to take partly due to organizational weakness and lack of leadership. Counter-mobilisation against the extreme right was also very strong, both in the streets and in institutions.

Keywords: Netherlands; extreme right; political parties; ideology; pillarisation; immigration

Chapter.  5208 words. 

Subjects: Comparative Politics

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