Transnational Collective Action and the European Network of the Unemployed

  • Frédéric RoyallEmail author


This chapter reviews the developments of the European Network of the Unemployed (ENU) between the mid-1980s and the late 1990s and analyzes the ways that the organization has dealt with transnational processes. I argue that the transnational collective action of the ENU has had both positive and negative on the ENU, thereby underlining the difficulties of bringing about the transnational collective action of weakly resourced people.


Social Movement Annual Conference European Level Unemployment Benefit Unemployment Policy 
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  1. 1.School of LLCCUniversity of LimerickLimerickIreland

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