France, Social Capital and Political Activism

  • Francesca┬áVassallo

Part of the French Politics, Society and Culture Series book series (FPSC)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Francesca Vassallo
    Pages 1-17
  3. Francesca Vassallo
    Pages 18-48
  4. Francesca Vassallo
    Pages 49-70
  5. Francesca Vassallo
    Pages 99-114
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 180-205

About this book


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.


democracy desegregation Integration participation Political Participation social capital

Authors and affiliations

  • Francesca┬áVassallo
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Political ScienceUniversity of Southern MaineUSA

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