Interview with Affiliate Researcher Bettina Bruns on “Citizen Soldiers”
Russian aggression against Ukraine is stoking fears in many places. Concerns about an expansion of the war are particularly high in Poland. There, the number of people who associate patriotism with a willingness to defend their country militarily is growing, says BETTINA BRUNS of the Leibniz Institute for Regional Geography. In a research project, the sociologist is currently investigating current militarization trends in Polish civil society.
The interview was published in German langue.