The Problem Is Not Populism, but the Failure of Liberal Democracy: Comments on Schmitter's Essay

Gianpaolo Baiocchi


A comment on Philippe Schmitter's Essay "The Vices and Virtues of 'Populisms'" (Sociologica, 13(1), 2019)


Democratic Virtues; Populism; Party Organizations; Real-Existing Democracy; Social Movements


Baiocchi, G. (2018). We, the Sovereign. Cambridge: Polity Press.

Schmitter, P. C. (2019). The Vices and Virtues of “Populisms.” Sociologica, 13(1), 75–81.

DOI: 10.6092/issn.1971-8853/9742


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