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Private Groups and Public Life

Social Participation and Political Involvement in Representative Democracies

Edited by Jan W. van Deth

Foreword by Hans Keman

Routledge – 1997 – 264 pages

Series: Routledge/ECPR Studies in European Political Science

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    978-0-415-16955-4
    November 12th 1997

Description

This book focuses on the changing relationship between social and political involvement in Western Europe. Empirical case studies examine how new social movements interact with conventional political structures as individuals and groups experiment with new forms of political expression. The results indicate not a declining, but a changing democratic culture.

Name: Private Groups and Public Life: Social Participation and Political Involvement in Representative Democracies (Hardback)Routledge 
Description: Edited by Jan W. van DethForeword by Hans Keman. This book focuses on the changing relationship between social and political involvement in Western Europe. Empirical case studies examine how new social movements interact with conventional political structures as individuals and groups experiment with...
Categories: Politics & International Relations, European Politics