By Jan W. Van Deth,José Ramón Montero,Anders Westholm
This particular learn provides the result of a cross-national research of citizenship and participation between electorate in twelve ecu democracies.
Research at the destiny and caliber of up to date democracy is mostly constrained to concentration both on political participation, on specific features of citizenship, or on social actions, completely. This new ebook bargains the 1st empirical research of the relationships either among social and political involvement, and among ‘small-scale’ and ‘large-scale’ democracies.
Citizenship and Involvement in ecu Democracies bargains consultant samples of the populations in a range of ecu nations among 2000-2002, together with: Denmark, Germany (East and West), Moldova, the Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, and Switzerland. The major individuals offer new theoretical insights and supply a wide conceptualization of citizenship, stimulating the continued discussions concerning the difficulties and demanding situations of democratic political systems.
This publication has a spouse quantity entitled Social Capital and institutions in eu Democracies edited via William A. Maloney and Sigrid Roßteutscher (Routledge, 2006).
Both volumes might be of serious curiosity to scholars and researchers of eu politics, comparative politics and sociology.
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