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Lilia Giugni


Lilia Giugni is a PhD candidate at the University of Cambridge, POLIS Department. Her thesis examines transformations of European left-wing parties focusing on the role played by ideologies and ideational change. Her main research interests lie in European and American parties and social activism.


Key Publications

Lazar, M. in co-operation with Giugni, L. 2014. ‘From Communism to Centre Left. Analysis of an Unprecedented Political Trajectory’, in A. Mammone, G. Veltri and G. Parini (eds.) Routledge Handbook of Contemporary Italy: History, Politics and Society, London: Routledge.

Giugni, L. 2014. Book Review ‘The Gingrich Senators: The Roots of Partisan Warfare in Congress’ by Theriault, S. in Cambridge Review of International Affairs, 27(1): 198-200

Giugni, L. and Lazar, M. 2013. ‘The 2013 Italian Elections in Historical Perspective’, Contemporary Italian Politics, 5(2): 149-165

Giugni, L. 2014. ‘The Italian Left at a Crossroads’, in Renewal: A Journal of Social Democracy, 22(2)