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- Palgrave Macmillan 2010; US$ 105.00
This book provides a novel approach to unemployment as a contested political field in Europe and examines the impact of welfare state regimes, conceived as political opportunity structures specific to this field, public debates and collective mobilizations in unemployment politics. more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2012; US$ 124.95
This book offers a state-of-the-art discussion of the political issues surrounding unemployment in Europe. Marco Giugni has produced a number of genuinely cross-national chapters and specific national cases resulting from his three year cross-national comparative research project. This expert research is combined with studies from invited experts in... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2011; US$ 110.00
How can European societies more effectively promote the active engagement of immigrants and their children in the political and civic life of the countries where they live? This book examines the effect of migrants' individual attributes and resources, their social capital and the political opportunities on their political integration. more...
- Lexington Books 2006; US$ 34.99
Dialogues on Migration Policy brings together leading American and European scholars of immigration politics to address migration policy. Editors Marco Giugni and Florence Passy's aim to present a number of informed 'dialogues' addressing three main theoretical concerns in this field: the role of the national state in a globalizing world, the determinants... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2014; US$ 105.00
This book provides a Europe-wide comparative analysis of the role of civil society organizations active in the field of unemployment and precarity. It illustrates how crucial civil society organizations are for the inclusion of the young unemployed, mainly in two ways: by delivering services and by advocating policy. more...
- University of Minnesota Press 1999; US$ 70.50
We have all witnessed social movements and felt their effects?some subtle, others profound. This volume brings together well-known scholars to assess the impact of such movements over time in different countries, and on various segments of society. more...
- University of Minnesota Press 2005; US$ 75.00
Presenting an unprecedented wealth of empirical research, Contested Citizenship compares collective actions by migrants, xenophobes, and antiracists in Germany, Britain, France, the Netherlands, and Switzerland. Revealing striking cross-national differences in how immigration and diversity are contended by different national governments, these authors... more...
- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 1998; US$ 42.99
From Contention to Democracy addresses a crucial aspect of contemporary societies: the role of social movements for political and social change. The volume gathers together essays written by prominent social theorists who have been asked to reflect on the relationship between movements and processes of social, political, and cultural change. more...
- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2002; US$ 28.99
Globalization and Resistance brings together cutting edge theory and research about how global economics and politics alter the way ordinary people engage in contentious political action. The cases range from nineteenth-century Irish immigrant networks, to protests against World Bank projects in the Amazon, to contemporary transnational organizing... more...