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Mudde is the Stanley Wade Shelton UGAF Professor in the School of Public and International Affairs (SPIA)
at the University of Georgia (USA) and a Professor II at the Center for Research on Extremism
(C-REX) at the University of Oslo (Norway). Born in the Netherlands,
where he got his M.A. and Ph.D. at Leiden University, his research addresses
the question: how can liberal democracies
defend themselves against political challenges without undermining their core
values? His recent publications include The
Far Right in America (Routledge, 2018), The
Populist Radical Right: A Reader (Routledge, 2017), SYRIZA: The Failure of
the Populist Promise (Palgrave Macmillan, 2017), (with Cristóbal Rovira
A Very Short Introduction (Oxford University Press, 2017), and On
Extremism and Democracy in Europe (Routledge, 2016). He is currently finishing The Far Right Today (Polity, 2019), is a columnist
for the GuardianUS and Hope
not Hate, and tweets at @casmudde.
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