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    5037 DB Tilburg


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Research interests

Civil society, ranging from the economic nonprofit sector via volunteering and voluntary associations to public opinion and political attitudes and participation.

Current courses

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  • Nonprofit Organisations
  • Social Capital
  • Civil Society
  • Non Profit Sector
  • Political Science
  • Politics
  • Voluntary Work

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individualization Social Sciences
everyday life Social Sciences
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democracy Social Sciences
adolescent Social Sciences
decision making Social Sciences
social capital Social Sciences

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Research Output 1996 2019

Adolescent citizenship and educational track: A qualitative study on the development of views on the common good

Nieuwelink, H., ten Dam, G. & Dekker, P., 2019, In : Research papers in education. 34, 3, p. 373-388

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Burgerperspectieven 2019|3

Dekker, P., Muis, Q., Sieben, I. & Van Houwelingen, P., 2019, Den Haag: Sociaal en Cultureel Planbureau. 55 p.

Research output: Book/ReportReportProfessional

Compensating or reproducing? Students from different educational tracks and the role of school in experiencing democratic citizenship

Nieuwelink, H., Dekker, P. & ten Dam, G., 2019, In : Cambridge Journal of Education. 49, 3, p. 275-292

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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From pillarized active membership to populist active citizenship: The Dutch do democracy

Dekker, P., 2019, In : Voluntas. 30, 1, p. 74-85

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access

Review of the book Reconsidering EU citizenship. Contradictions and constraints, S. Seubert, O. Eberl and F. Waarden, 2018

Dekker, P., 2019, In : Journal of Common Market Studies. 57, 1, p. 179-180

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article reviewOther research output

Activities 2013 2013

  • 1 Editorial activity

Politics, Culture & Socialization (Journal)

P. Dekker (Reviewer)

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesEditorial activityScientific