Romani Politics in Contemporary Europe

Poverty, Ethnic Mobilization, and the Neoliberal Order

  • Nando Sigona
  • Nidhi Trehan

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxii
  2. Introduction: Romani Politics in Neoliberal Europe

    1. Nando Sigona, Nidhi Trehan
      Pages 1-20
  3. The Romani Political Space in Europe

  4. Domestic Perspectives

  5. Conclusion: A ‘People’s Europe’ for Romani Citizens?

    1. Nando Sigona, Nidhi Trehan
      Pages 293-299
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 301-309

About this book


This book examines experiences of Romani political participation in eastern and western Europe, providing an understanding of the emerging political space that over 8 million Romani citizens occupy within the EU, and addressing issues related to the socio-political circumstances of Romani communities within European countries.


England EU Enlargement Europe European Union (EU) gender Hungary identity Institution Integration Nation participation political participation politics poverty Segregation

Editors and affiliations

  • Nando Sigona
    • 1
  • Nidhi Trehan
    • 2
  1. 1.Refugee Studies CentreUniversity of OxfordUK
  2. 2.University College London’s School of Public Policy and Political ScienceUK

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