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Experiencing European IntegrationTransnational Lives and European Identity$
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Theresa Kuhn

Print publication date: 2015

Print ISBN-13: 9780199688913

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: March 2015

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199688913.001.0001

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Transnationalism

Transnationalism

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(p.15) 2 Transnationalism
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Experiencing European Integration
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Theresa Kuhn

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199688913.003.0002

Chapter 2 first summarizes how European integration has set the stage for increased cross-border transactions. Next, it conceptualizes transnationalism, thereby distinguishing between macro-level transnationalism and individual-level transnationalism. Macro-level transnationalization, as captured by the KOF index of globalization (Dreher et al. 2008), is further distinguished into economic, social, and political dimensions. It is shown that there are considerable differences among European member states with respect to their level of transnationalization. Individual-level transnationalism is conceptualized as a tri-dimensional phenomenon, consisting of the dimensions of transnational background, transnational practices, and transnational human capital. The remainder of Chapter 2 presents the operationalization of individual transnationalism in Eurobarometer waves 65.1 and 67.1.

Keywords:   free movement of goods, capital, services, and people, European citizenship, Erasmus exchanges, individual transnationalism, transnational practices, transnational human capital, globalization, Europeanization

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