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The ‘Outraged Young’: How Young Europeans are Reshaping the Political Landscape


  • James Sloam

    1. Senior lecturer in politics at Royal Holloway, University of London. His recent research on young people's politics has been published in West European Politics (2013), Comparative Political Studies (2012) and Parliamentary Affairs (2012).
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Declining involvement in politics has long been a concern of academics and policy-makers. Yet young Europeans are today reshaping the political landscape in new ways. These diverse patterns of youth participation reveal much about the health of our democracies, writes James Sloam.