Ideology and Issues

1) Among European citizens, who tend to support EU integration and who do not? Discuss national, class, and political factors.

2) Describe the difference between preferences and ideology in political science.

3) Briefly outline the ideologies and historical roots of liberalism, socialism and conservatism.

4) Describe how Inglehart and others justify the emergence of a second dimension of politics historically. Include in your answer the core building blocks of this second dimension.

5) Populism is a “thin ideology”. Discuss.