2nd E&D Summer School on Concepts and Methods for Research on Far-Right Politics

ECPR Standing Group on Extremism and Democracy
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We are pleased to announce that the call for applications is now open for the 2nd Summer School of the ECPR Standing Group on Extremism & Democracy on ‘Concepts and Methods for Research on Far-Right Politics’. The Summer School will take place at the Centre for Research on Extremism (C-REX), University of Oslo, from 29 June to 3 July 2020, and is open to 15 PhD students of different disciplinary backgrounds in the social and political sciences.

The Summer School addresses young scholars and students focusing on the study of the far right in its populist, radical, and extremist manifestations. Its aim is to bolster and promote knowledge on the theoretical, empirical, and methodological underpinnings of contemporary far-right politics.

Keynotes and instructors: Tore Bjørgo (C-REX, University of Oslo), Kathleen Blee (University of Pittsburgh), Pietro Castelli Gattinara (C-REX, University of Oslo), Sarah de Lange (University of Amsterdam), Catherine Fieschi (Queen Mary University of London & Counterpoint), Caterina Froio (Sciences Po), Graham Macklin (C-REX, University of Oslo), Cas Mudde (University of Georgia), Andrea Pirro (Scuola Normale Superiore), Cathrine Thorleifsson (C-REX, University of Oslo), Andrej Zaslove (Radboud University).

Deadline for applications: 16 February 2020.