Manès Weisskircher is a PhD researcher in Political and Social Sciences at the European University Institute. He is interested in comparative politics, especially in the study of social movements, political parties, and democracy. More specifically, he has written on animal rights, the left, and the radical right. His research has been published in Government & Opposition (forthcoming), and in the Journal of Intercultural Studies. In addition, he has contributed to the LSE blog, openDemocracy, the Jacobin, and science.orf.at, amongst others. Currently, he teaches at the University of Vienna (Comparative Politics) and previously he has thought at the University of Bucharest (Social Movement Studies).
Monograph - 2018
Monograph - 2017