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Reinventing Social Solidarity Across Europe

Marion Ellison


As Europe's public realms face upheaval, this book identifies how social solidarity is being reinvented from below and redefined from above. Interdisciplinary transnational approaches provide new insights into the relationship between national and transnational social solidarity across Europe. The book reveals social solidarity as the defining pillar of European integration, bringing a greater dimension and integrity beyond democracy across nation states. It addresses four central aims. Firstly, the clarification and development of a conceptual framework for discourse on solidarity within an e ... More

Keywords: solidarity, integration, Europe, democracy, public policy, transnational social securities

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Print publication date: 2011 Print ISBN-13: 9781847427274
Published to Policy Press Scholarship Online: May 2012 DOI:10.1332/policypress/9781847427274.001.0001


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Marion Ellison, editor

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