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The Liberty of Servants: Berlusconi's Italy

Maurizio Viroli

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691151823
eISBN:
9781400840274
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691151823.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Italy is a country of free political institutions, yet it has become a nation of servile courtesans, with Silvio Berlusconi as their prince. This is the controversial argument that this book puts ... More


Pension Reforms in Southern Europe: The Italian Experience

Maurizio Ferrera

in Britain's Pensions Crisis: History and Policy

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780197263853
eISBN:
9780191734281
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197263853.003.0014
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

The pension systems of Italy, Spain, Portugal, and Greece are organized according to the Bismarckian blueprint: ‘corporatist’ schemes of compulsory insurance covering different occupational groups, ... More


Introduction

Noelle Molé Liston

in The Truth Society: Science, Disinformation, and Politics in Berlusconi's Italy

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781501750786
eISBN:
9781501750816
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501750786.003.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

This chapter establishes television and print media as foundational to Silvio Berlusconi's antiestablishment politics to its many aftermaths. It explains that the immediate aftermath is about how ... More


“All the Demagogue’s Men”: Or How a Liberal Democracy Disintegrates

Shmuel Nili

in Integrity, Personal, and Political

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
October 2020
ISBN:
9780198859635
eISBN:
9780191891984
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198859635.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter revolves around “media demagogues”: politicians who rely on their mastery of the media, and on recurrent lies, as they exploit the electorate’s worst fears and prejudices to gain and ... More


Manifest Disguise and Mediatized Politics

Noelle Molé Liston

in The Truth Society: Science, Disinformation, and Politics in Berlusconi's Italy

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781501750786
eISBN:
9781501750816
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501750786.003.0002
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

This chapter concentrates on a mystery of late-twentieth-century Italy, which recounts how Silvio Berlusconi enchanted citizens and dominated Italian politics for nearly twenty years despite widely ... More


The Rise of Algorithm Populism

Noelle Molé Liston

in The Truth Society: Science, Disinformation, and Politics in Berlusconi's Italy

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781501750786
eISBN:
9781501750816
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501750786.003.0004
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

This chapter scrutinizes the political career of comedian-cum-politician Beppe Grillo, who founded the Five Star Movement, an algorithm party that currently co-rules Italy. It explores how Italy ... More


The Truth Society: Science, Disinformation, and Politics in Berlusconi's Italy

Noelle Molé Liston

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781501750786
eISBN:
9781501750816
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501750786.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

This book seeks to understand how a period of Italian political spectacle, which regularly blurred fact and fiction, has shaped how people understand truth, mass-mediated information, scientific ... More


Made in Italy

Fiona Greenland

in Ruling Culture: Art Police, Tomb Robbers, and the Rise of Cultural Power in Italy

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9780226756981
eISBN:
9780226757179
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226757179.003.0006
Subject:
Classical Studies, Archaeology: Classical

Patrimony capital finds its maximal expression in public-private cultural heritage partnerships. Bringing the account to the twenty-first century, the chapter is structured around four events that ... More


Integrity, Personal, and Political

Shmuel Nili

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
October 2020
ISBN:
9780198859635
eISBN:
9780191891984
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198859635.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

Conventional philosophical wisdom holds that no agent can invoke its own moral integrity—no agent can invoke fidelity to its deepest ethical commitments—as an independent moral consideration. This is ... More


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