Changing Work and Community Identities in European Regions

Perspectives on the Past and Present

  • John Kirk
  • Sylvie Contrepois
  • Steve Jefferys

Part of the Identity Studies in the Social Sciences book series (IDS)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xv
  2. John Kirk, Sylvie Contrepois, Steve Jefferys
    Pages 1-22
  3. Lars Meier, Markus Promberger
    Pages 23-56
  4. María Arnal, Carlos de Castro, Arturo Lahera-Sánchez, Juan Carlos Revilla, Francisco José Tovar
    Pages 91-123
  5. Kazimiera Wódz, Krzysztof Łęcki, Jolanta Klimczak-Ziółek, Maciej Witkowski
    Pages 124-153
  6. H. Tarık Şengül, E. Attila Aytekin
    Pages 154-183
  7. Sylvie Contrepois, Steve Jefferys, John Kirk
    Pages 217-231
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 232-250

About this book


This book juxtaposes the experiences of regions that have lived or are living through industrial transition in coal-mining and manufacturing centres throughout Europe, opening the way to a deeper understanding of the intensity of change and of how work helps shape new identities.


bibliography Europe identity

Editors and affiliations

  • John Kirk
    • 1
  • Sylvie Contrepois
    • 1
  • Steve Jefferys
    • 1
  1. 1.London Metropolitan UniversityUK

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