Making European Citizens

Civic Inclusion in a Transnational Context

  • Richard Bellamy
  • Dario Castiglione
  • Jo Shaw

Part of the One Europe or Several? book series (OES)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Introduction: From National to Transnational Citizenship

    1. Richard Bellamy, Dario Castiglione, Jo Shaw
      Pages 1-28
  3. Citizens’ Democratic Standing and Rights of Participation

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 29-29
    2. Anthea Connolly, Stephen Day, Jo Shaw
      Pages 31-55
  4. Citizens’ Voice and Interests

  5. Citizens’ Mobilisation and Opportunities

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 155-155
    2. Nieves Pérez-Solórzano Borragán
      Pages 157-176
    3. Carl F. Stychin
      Pages 177-195
  6. Democratic Citizenship in a Democratic Europe?

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 217-217
    2. Dimitris N. Chryssochoou
      Pages 219-237
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 266-270

About this book


Making European Citizens examines the forms of transnational citizenship developing in Europe. Active citizenship involves more than simply voting. Achieving mobilization at a transnational level may involve new democratic techniques and skills. The volume explores how far European citizens have acquired the requisite methods and qualities.


Affect Civil society constitution Europe European Union (EU) identity inclusion learning Non-governmental organizations (NGOs) participation Political Parties politics voting Voting rights

Editors and affiliations

  • Richard Bellamy
    • 1
  • Dario Castiglione
    • 2
  • Jo Shaw
    • 3
  1. 1.University College London (UCL)University of LondonUK
  2. 2.University of ExeterUK
  3. 3.Salvesen Chair of European InstitutionsUniversity of EdinburghUK

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