The Mobilization of the Unemployed in Europe

From Acquiescence to Protest?

  • Didier Chabanet
  • Jean Faniel

Table of contents

About this book


In the face of high unemployment in Europe for the past thirty years, the unemployed have organized themselves and mobilized at levels ranging from the local to the transnational. This work explores why, when, and how the unemployed move from acquiescence to protest.


employment Protest unemployment work

Editors and affiliations

  • Didier Chabanet
    • 1
    • 2
  • Jean Faniel
    • 3
  1. 1.European University InstituteFrance
  2. 2.Ecole normale supérieure de Lyon Lettres & Sciences humainesLyonFrance
  3. 3.Centre de recherche et d’information socio-politiques (CRISP)BrusselsBelgium

Bibliographic information

Industry Sectors
Finance, Business & Banking