Between Scylla and Charybdis
Europe, nationalism and left politics
in The European left and the financial crisis
Abstract only
Get Access to Full Text

You are not authenticated to view the full text of this chapter or article.

manchesterhive requires a subscription or purchase to access the full text of books or journals - to see content that you/your institution should have access to, please log in through your library system or with your personal username and password.

If you are authenticated and think you should have access to this title, please contact your librarian.

Non-subscribers can freely search the site, view abstracts/extracts and download selected front and end matter. 

Access Tokens

If you have an access token for this content, you can redeem this via the link below:

Redeem token

How does the radical left in Europe approach the issue of European governance? How have left-wing voters and parties responded to growing popular criticism of the ‘European project’? And how might they respond in the future? This chapter seeks to answer these questions by, first, locating left-wing criticism of European integration within a historical context. While still partly nationalist in orientation, this left tradition is not necessarily opposed to European integration provided it delivers greater economic justice and equality – the problem with the current pattern of integration is that it tends to do precisely the opposite. Can that pattern be reversed? The chapter briefly discusses some proposals for reversal or reform, but highlights the difficulties faced in trying to implement any such programme of left-wing reform at the European level.

Editors: Michael Holmes and Knut Roder
INFORMATION
TABLE OF CONTENTS
METRICS

Metrics

All Time Past Year Past 30 Days
Abstract Views 52 52 6
Full Text Views 5 5 0
PDF Downloads 1 1 0
RELATED CONTENT