Patterns of Participation: Engagement among Ethnic Minorities and the Native Population in Oslo and Stockholm
Publication year: 2011
Gunnar Myrberg, Jon Rogstad
Pp. 172-197 in Laura Morales and Marco Giugni, (Eds.), Social Capital, Political Participation and Migration in Europe: Making Multicultural Democracy Work. Palgrave Macmillan.
There is a widespread understanding that participation and integration are two sides of the same coin. In this paper we challenge this perception, and ask about the importance of different political regimes. The point of departure is a comparison between political participation among ethnic minorities and the respective native populations in Oslo and Stockholm.