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dc.contributor.editorCHABANET, Didier
dc.contributor.editorFANIEL, Jean
dc.date.accessioned2012-03-08T14:42:37Z
dc.date.available2012-03-08T14:42:37Z
dc.date.issued2012
dc.identifier.citationBasingstoke/New York, Palgrave Macmillan, 2012, Europe in Transition: The NYU European Studies Seriesen
dc.identifier.isbn9780230619395
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/1814/21034
dc.description.abstractIn the face of high unemployment in Europe for the past thirty years, the unemployed have organized themselves and mobilized at levels ranging from the local to the transnational. These contentious movements invite us to revise traditional analyses that conclude that the unemployed are not able to get mobilized. Through long-term analysis of movements of the unemployed in ten countries (Belgium, Britain, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Poland, Spain, and Switzerland), this work explores why, when, and how the unemployed move from acquiescence to protest.en
dc.description.tableofcontents-- The Mobilization of the Unemployed in a Comparative Perspective / D. Chabanet & J. Faniel -- The Long History of a New Cause: The Mobilization of the Unemployed in France / D. Chabanet -- The Mobilization of the Unemployed in Germany (1998-2004) / B. Baumgarten & C. Lahusen -- Inside or Outside Trade Unions? The Mobilization of the Unemployed in Belgium / J. Faniel -- The Movement of the Jobless in Finland / E. Luhtakallio and M. Siisiinen -- The Mobilization of the Unemployed in Italy: The Case of Naples / S. Baglion -- The Organization of the Unemployed in Spain: Local and Fragmented Dynamics / S. B?roud -- Contention over Unemployment in Britain: Unemployment Politics vs. the Politics of the Unemployed / M. Cinalli -- Organizing the Unemployed in Ireland / F. Royal -- Political Opportunities and the Mobilization of the Unemployed in Switzerland / M. Berclaz, K. Fuglister, and M. Giugni -- The Mobilization That Was Not: Explaining the Weak Politicization of the Issue of Unemployment in Poland / C. Spieser & K. Sztandar-Sztanderskaen
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherPalgrave Macmillanen
dc.titleThe Mobilization of the Unemployed in Europe: From acquiescence to protest?en
dc.typeBooken


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