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In The Shape of Populism: Serbia before the Dissolution of Yugoslavia, Marko Grdešić tackles the increasingly relevant, uniquely polarizing, and yet widely misunderstood topic of populism. Rather than offering a wholly theoretical discussion of populism, which usually graces the pages of current academic scholarship, Grdešić takes a refreshingly more pragmatic approach to unearthing how populism operates within a real-life context as both discourse and mode of mobilization. The author understands populism as a fractal phenomenon driven by an interactive process in which both elites and masses participate. Grdešić puts forth the clear thesis that “populism is a specific

In: Southeastern Europe