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Andrea Peto: Academic Freedom, Science, and Right-Wing Politics

In this book chapter, our Research Affiliate Andrea Peto explores the relationship between academic freedom, science, and right-wing politics.

It illustrates how illiberal democracies shake the space not only independent media and NGOs but also how they control and pressure public institutions. The chapter locates the individual experience in the complex relationships between populism, extreme-right and epistemic controversies.

Learn more about the chapter here.