Aktuelle saker

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Published Nov. 18, 2019 9:04 AM

During the last few years, especially around the refugee crisis in 2015-16, vigilante groups popped up all over Europe and North America, patrolling the streets and national borders. They claimed to protect the local citizenry against crime and security threats constituted by illegal migrants and minority groups.

Photos of dissidents
Published Nov. 13, 2019 2:58 PM

Who is a dissident? When did the word enter international political vocabulary, and how did it come to mean human rights activists rather than religious heretics?

Publisert 11. nov. 2019 15:08

Har du et stort engasjement for statsvitenskapsfaget? Er du glad i å formidle? Brenner du for god undervisning? Søk jobb som seminarleder på Institutt for statsvitenskap!

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Published Nov. 11, 2019 9:13 AM

Liberal Roots of Far-Right Activism, by Lars Erik Berntzen, discusses the nature and implications of the anti-Islamic turn of the contemporary far right in Western Europe, North America and beyond.

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Published Nov. 8, 2019 3:04 PM

This Working paper intends to give a thorough introduction of the Nordic Resistance Movement (NRM) and Generation Identity (GI) to inform future research, policy-making, and preventive work.

Pro- Brexit demonstrater i London foran parlamentet.
Publisert 29. okt. 2019 10:23

Fortida som øystat og imperium gir brexit-lengslene om utenforskap britiske særtrekk. Men hvorfor er det så vanskelig å ta kontrollen tilbake fra EU?

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Published Oct. 28, 2019 9:54 AM

In the aftermath of the episodes of mass political violence that have occurred across Europe over the past decade, scholars and commentators are regularly confronted with the question of ‘how can we prevent this from happening again?’. Håvard Haugstvedt, PhD at the University of Stavanger and visiting researcher at C-REX, explains why answering is more complex than usually assumed.

The Washintgton post
Publisert 25. okt. 2019 10:25

Hvilke typer masseprotester etterfølges av demokrati, og hvilken rolle spiller sosiale klasser?

Publisert 19. okt. 2019 15:36

Faktablad med informasjon om norske velgeres holdninger og atferd. 

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Published Oct. 10, 2019 9:52 PM

Wednesday, October 9, 2019 – when the Jewish community all over the world was celebrating the holiest day in the year, Yom Kippur – 27-year-old German Stephan B. was mounting a helmet in a rented car and prepared for what he hoped would be a mass shooting attack against the nearby synagogue in Halle an der Saale.

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Published Oct. 1, 2019 5:31 PM

In the wake of Sunday´s general election in Austria, the far-right Freedom Party (FPÖ) has faced a sharp decline in votes. FPÖ´s major loss is due to a recent corruption scandal, but it is also most likely caused by the declining salience of the immigration issue

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Published Sep. 20, 2019 12:01 PM

Petter Nesser's key note lecture on Society for Terrorism Research annual conference, Oslo, 21 June 2019

Publisert 26. aug. 2019 11:06

Den 12. august ble den nye boken om stortingsvalget i 2017 presentert under Arendalsuken. Boken heter Velgere og valgkamp. En studie av stortingsvalget i 2017 (Cappelen Damm Akademisk, Oslo, 2019) og er redigert av Johannes Bergh og Bernt Aardal med bidrag fra Anders Todal Jenssen, Toril Aalberg, Elisabeth Ivarsflaten, Dag Arne Christensen, Staffan Kumlin, Rune Karlsen, Atle H. Haugsgjerd, Peter Maurer og Tor Syrstad.

Publisert 26. aug. 2019 10:58

Supplerende tabeller og figurer til Johannes Bergh og Bernt Aardal (red.): Velgere og valgkamp. En studie av stortingsvalget, Cappelen Damm Akasemisk, Oslo, 2019.

Henter forslag fra Google
Publisert 21. aug. 2019 09:59
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Publisert 11. aug. 2019 21:48

Her finner du en oversikt over C-REX-forskere som kan kommentere ulike aspekter knyttet til moskéskytingen i Bærum. Vi har også lagt ut en foreløpig vurdering av hvordan angrepet passer inn i eksisterende trender hva gjelder høyreekstrem vold mer generelt.

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Publisert 30. juli 2019 12:30

Professorene Cas Mudde og Cristóbal Rovira Kaltwasser forklarer positive og negative trekk ved populismen, skriver Aftenpostens anmelder.

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Publisert 29. juli 2019 19:29

- Har du en god sak og står der og skriker på torget, så hjelper det jo veldig at noen andre står og skriker det motsatte. Miljøpartiet De Grønne og Bompengepartiet kommer nok fortsatt til å dominere valgkampen, humrer valgforsker Bernt Aardal.

Published July 1, 2019 10:15 AM

Last month saw more than 900 million eligible voters at the ballot box in the world’s largest democracy. India’s national election once again resulted in the landslide victory of Prime Minister Narendra Modi of the Hindu nationalist Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).

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Publisert 28. juni 2019 11:30

Flere tusen menn, kvinner og barn sitter i fangenskap i Syria og Irak etter IS' fall. Hva kan bli skjebnen til disse? Og hvem skal ta ansvaret for dem?

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Published June 6, 2019 3:23 PM

The established radical right party in Denmark experienced a significant setback in the general election. The main reasons are a combination of mainstream cooptation, radical competitors and an unfavorable political agenda. 

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Published June 5, 2019 12:50 PM

This is a party that embraces Mussolini and Che Guevara — and cartoons and pop culture

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Published May 20, 2019 10:01 AM

The contribution from the Scandinavian far right – the Danish People’s Party (DF) and the Sweden Democrats (SD) – to Salvini's alliance, the European Alliance of People and Nations, is likely to be very small. In short, because DF is losing support and because SD is uninterested in joining.

Publisert 7. mai 2019 13:41

Sosial bakgrunn og religion påverkar kva parti vi stemmer på. Ny forsking kan gje oss svaret på kvifor. 

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Published May 2, 2019 10:30 AM

Here’s why the way it’s measured matters.