|SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR||SPS/04|
The course aims at providing a general overview of the origin and development of political parties in comparative perspective.
At the end of the course the student is able to: - master the main thematic nodes of the European party system from 1979 to 2019; - know the basic methodological tools for electoral and party system analyses; - develop critical judgment skills; - elaborate studies on specific themes on parties and party systems in different historical periods; - expose and argue with appropriate vocabulary researches of political science
Discussions in rooms, seminars, readings with syllabus
1) the origin og political parties: an overview;
2) types of political parties in literature;
3) the emrgence of new political parties: neopopulist, regionalist, digital parties;
4) parties in electoral competition;
5) party families in Europe
Ignazi Piero (2019), Partito e democrazia. L'incerto percorso della legittimazione dei partiti, Bologna, il Mulino.
MARA MORINI (President)
MARCO DI GIULIO
STELLA GIANFREDA (Substitute)
14th September 2020
All class schedules are posted on the EasyAcademy portal.