Jonas Van Vossole


Biography

Jonas Van Vossole is a PhD student at Centro de Estudos Sociais at Coimbra University, Portugal. He detains a master degree in Political Science and a master in Complementary Economics, both from the University of Ghent. These are complemented with a post-graduate degree in advanced studies of democracy in the XXI century at the University of Coimbra. Jonas main research interest concern the study of democracy, social movements, social protests and critical political science and political economy. His current PhD research focusses on the influence of the euro crisis on democratic legitimacy in Southern Europe, and Portugal in particular. This research focusses on the role of social conflict and hegemony in the conceptualizations of democracy in the political and academic debates. He is a member of the ECPR standing group of South European Politics and of Democratic Innovations.


Latest Publications

Book Chapter

Uchoa, Marcela; Van Vossole, Jonas (2020), Neoliberalismo e extrema-direita na Europa, in Sousa A., Oliveira A.C., Batista L., Soares, M. (org.), Trabalho e os limites do Capitalismo: novas facetas do neoliberalismo. Rio do Janeiro: Universidade Federal Fluminense, 151-166

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Book Chapter

Van Vossole, Jonas (2020), Reinstitutionalising Democracy: The Role of the Portuguese Elections in Temporally Taming the Democratic Crisis, in Carmo, Renato and Simões, José Alberto (org.), Protest, Youth and Precariousness. New York: Berghahn books

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Book Chapter

Van Vossole, Jonas (2019), Classe, in Centro de Estudos Sociais (org.), Dicionário Alice. Coimbra

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