Practicing Democracy

Local Activism and Politics in France and Finland

  • Eeva¬†Luhtakallio

About this book


This book is about the mundane, local, every day practices that constitutes democracy. Focusing on France and Finland, the book defines politicization as the key process in understanding democracy in different cultural contexts and shows a nuanced picture of two opposite models of European politics.


democracy gender methods participation politics sociology

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  • Eeva¬†Luhtakallio
    • 1
  1. 1.University of HelsinkiFinland

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