Who Feels European? Measurement of European Identity and Differences Across Individuals

  • Michael Bruter


In Part I of this book, we saw that it remains difficult to understand what exactly citizens mean when they claim that, indeed, they ‘identify’ with a given political community. Because identity can be ‘prisoner of language’ and therefore difficult to measure and compare across individuals, the goal of this chapter is to propose an operationalisable theory of political identities based on the insights of Chapters 1 and 2.


European Integration General Identity Cultural Identity European Monetary Union Political Identity 
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© Michael Bruter 2005

Authors and Affiliations

  • Michael Bruter
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  1. 1.London School of Economics and Political ScienceUK

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