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French Politics, Society and Culture

France, Social Capital and Political Activism

Authors: Vassallo, F.

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This book deals with the theme of political participation in France, focusing on conventional and unconventional forms of political activism over the last three decades. Measures of social integration and political involvement are used to question the validity of social capital theory.

About the authors

FRANCESCA VASSALLO is Associate Professor in the Department of Political Science at the University of Southern Maine, USA. As a European specialist she has published journal articles and book chapters on French politics and political activism, European comparative political behaviour and European federalism.

Table of contents (7 chapters)

  • Political Participation and Democracy

    Vassallo, Francesca

    Pages 1-17

  • Political Participation in France

    Vassallo, Francesca

    Pages 18-48

  • Levels and Styles of Political Involvement

    Vassallo, Francesca

    Pages 49-70

  • Political Activism and Social Capital: The French Perspective

    Vassallo, Francesca

    Pages 71-98

  • Social Capital in France

    Vassallo, Francesca

    Pages 99-114

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eBook $89.00
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $120.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-0-230-51800-1
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $115.00
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  • ISBN 978-1-349-35565-5
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
France, Social Capital and Political Activism
Authors
Series Title
French Politics, Society and Culture
Copyright
2010
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Francesca Vassallo
eBook ISBN
978-0-230-27790-8
DOI
10.1057/9780230277908
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-230-51800-1
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-35565-5
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XI, 205
Number of Illustrations and Tables
17 b/w illustrations
Topics