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Stulberg, Lisa M. - LGBTQ Social Movements, ebook

LGBTQ Social Movements

Stulberg, Lisa M.


 LGBTQ Social Movements provides an accessible introduction to mainstream LGBTQ movements in the US, illustrating the many forms that LGBTQ activism has taken since the mid-twentieth century. 
Covering a range of topics,

West, David - Social Movements in Global Politics, ebook

Social Movements in Global Politics

West, David


Social Movements in Global Politics is a timely new account of the unconventional, ‘extra-institutional’ activities of social movements.
In the face of impending global crises and stubborn conflicts, a conventional view of politics risks leaving us confused and fatalistic,

Kriesi, Hanspeter - The Wiley Blackwell Companion to Social Movements, ebook

The Wiley Blackwell Companion to Social Movements

Kriesi, Hanspeter


The most up-to-date and thorough compendium of scholarship on social movements
This second edition of The Wiley Blackwell Companion to Social Movements features forty original essays from the field. With contributions from both established and ascendant scholars, the Companion seeks

Goodwin, Jeff - The Social Movements Reader: Cases and Concepts, ebook

The Social Movements Reader: Cases and Concepts

Goodwin, Jeff


Providing a unique blend of cases, concepts, and essential readings The Social Movements Reader, Third Edition, delivers key classic and contemporary articles and book selections from around the world.
•    Includes the latest research on contemporary movements

Bülow, Marisa von - Social Movements in Chile, ebook

Social Movements in Chile

Bülow, Marisa von


Introduction: Social Movements in Contemporary Chile
Marisa Bülow, Sofia Donoso
2. Shifting Relationships Between Social Movements and Institutional Politics
Nicolás M. Somma, Rodrigo Medel
Part II. Case Studies

Luce, Stephanie - Labor Movements: Global Perspectives, ebook

Labor Movements: Global Perspectives

Luce, Stephanie


Stephanie Luce explores the potential sources of power that unions might have, and emerging new strategies and directions for the growth of global labor movements, such as unions, worker centers, informal sector organizations, and worker co-operatives, helping workers

Armajani, Jon - Modern Islamist Movements: History, Religion, and Politics, ebook

Modern Islamist Movements: History, Religion, and Politics

Armajani, Jon


Modern Islamist Movements provides a clear and accessible examination of the history, beliefs and rationale of Islamist Groups and their grievances with the West and governments within the majority-Muslim world, while examining some of these groups' visions for a global Islamic empire. A

Porta, Donatella Della - Social Movements: An Introduction, ebook

Social Movements: An Introduction

Porta, Donatella Della


Social Movements is a comprehensive introduction and critical analysis of collective action in society today. In this new edition, the authors have updated all chapters with the most recent scientific literature, expanded on topics such as individual motivations, new media, public policies,