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Poujadism

A French movement (UDCA) created by Pierre Poujade after 1953, mobilizing the lower middle classes, shopkeepers and artisans, and the peasantry in the south, in opposition to big business ...

Poujadism

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Ian Campbell

A Concise Oxford Dictionary of Politics and International Relations (4 ed.)

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2018
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Social sciences, Politics
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86 words

... A French movement (UDCA) created by Pierre Poujade after 1953 , mobilizing the lower middle classes, shopkeepers and artisans, and the peasantry in the south, in opposition to big business and the unions, the state and the administration, but mainly to taxes. Right‐wing and populist , but also republican, the Poujadists exploited widespread discontent with the Fourth Republic, winning over two‐ and‐a‐half million votes in the 1956 election and returning fifty‐three deputies. Within two years, lacking leadership and a programme, the movement...

Poujadism

Poujadism  

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A French movement (UDCA) created by Pierre Poujade after 1953, mobilizing the lower middle classes, shopkeepers and artisans, and the peasantry in the south, in opposition to big business and the ...
Pierre Poujade

Pierre Poujade  

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(b. Saint-Céré 1 Dec. 1920; d. La Bastide-l'Évêque, 27 Aug. 2003)French; Political agitator Pierre Poujade came from a lower-middle-class family established in the rural centre of France. A member of ...
populism

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A Concise Oxford Dictionary of Politics and International Relations (4 ed.)

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2018
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Social sciences, Politics
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252 words

...These beliefs are disproportionately prevalent among the petite bourgeoisie . Although the Russian populists were intellectuals going among the peasantry, most populism is anti‐intellectual in tone. Movements which have been generally regarded as populist include Peronism , Poujadism , and the US Presidential campaigns of Ross Perot in 1992 and 1996 . Politicians of any party may appeal to populist sentiment when it suits them, and denounce such appeals when that suits...

Poujade, Pierre

Poujade, Pierre (1 Dec. 1920)   Quick reference

A Dictionary of Contemporary World History (6 ed.)

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2021
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History, Contemporary History (post 1945)
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...voice of ‘back of the shop Fascism’, he was not ideologically driven and broke with erstwhile allies like Le Pen who were. His ambition was simply to bring back the small town France which had enabled small men like him to survive. It is a measure of his initial impact that ‘Poujadism’ has become the generic term to describe the radical politics of social groups threatened by...

Poujade, Pierre

Poujade, Pierre (1 Dec. 1920)   Quick reference

A Dictionary of Political Biography (2 ed.)

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2013
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Social sciences, Politics
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300 words

...voice of ‘back of the shop Fascism’, he was not ideologically driven and broke with erstwhile allies like Le Pen who were. His ambition was simply to bring back the small town France which had enabled small men like him to survive. It is a measure of his initial impact that ‘Poujadism’ has become the generic term to describe the radical politics of social groups threatened by...

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