Analyzing Indonesia's Populist Electorate : Demographic, Ideological, and Attitudinal Trends

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)769-794
Journal / PublicationAsian Survey
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - Sept 2019


Using original survey data, we test the level, distribution, and demographic patterns of populist attitudes in Indonesia. Populist attitudes are widely spread across the political spectrum; disproportionately high in the middle and upper classes; and particularly robust when coupled with other primary ideologies, such as Islamism and secularism.

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  • populism, Islam, nationalism, ideology, Indonesia, democracy, POLITICS

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