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A bridge too far? Volunteering, voluntary associations, and social cohesion

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In this thesis, I seek to advance our knowledge about the factors that make people start and stop volunteer work, thus shedding light on the capacity of volunteering and voluntary associations to foster social cohesion. In particular, my goal is twofold: first, to reveal to what extent voluntary associations function as meeting places for people from different social backgrounds, and second, to assess the resilience of civic participation in the face of labor market experiences that might ...

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University of Oxford
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Nuffield College
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University of Oxford
Oxford college:
Nuffield College
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University of Oxford
Oxford college:
Nuffield College
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NSCR & Utrecht University
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DPhil
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Doctoral
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University of Oxford
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2017-01-18

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