Uncivil Engagement and Unruly Politics

Disruptive Interventions of Urban Youth

  • Femke Kaulingfreks

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
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  8. Back Matter
    Pages 187-215

About this book


This book explores the significance of riots and public disturbances caused by marginalized youth with a migrant background in France and the Netherlands, and how their demands for recognition, justice and equal opportunities are voiced in uncivil, yet politically meaningful ways.


Unruly politics informal politics urban youth urban violence riots dissent civil engagement exclusion recognition Citizenship Engagement governance Institution interaction intervention politics violence

Authors and affiliations

  • Femke Kaulingfreks
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  1. 1.Institute for the Study of Societal IssuesUniversity of CaliforniaBerkeleyUSA

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