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Russell, Adrienne - Journalism as Activism: Recoding Media Power, ebook

Journalism as Activism: Recoding Media Power

Russell, Adrienne


Russell demonstrates the way the relationship between digital journalism and digital activism has shaped coverage of the online civil liberties movement, the Occupy movement, and the climate change movement. Journalism as Activism

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

Luce, Stephanie - Labor Movements: Global Perspectives, ebook

Labor Movements: Global Perspectives

Luce, Stephanie

From 21,10€

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

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

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

Johnston, Hank - States and Social Movements, ebook

States and Social Movements

Johnston, Hank

From 22,45€

This engaging and succinct treatment of protest-state interaction shows how the modern national state developed in tandem with social movement mobilization, arguing that to understand the state fully, you cannot ignore the role of political protest.

Johnston, Hank - What is a Social Movement?, ebook

What is a Social Movement?

Johnston, Hank

From 21,10€

Social movements play a central role in the scope and direction of social change. They were instrumental in the creation of the modern state and, today, are major forces in politics and culture. Environmentalism,

Castells, Manuel - Rupture: The Crisis of Liberal Democracy, ebook

Rupture: The Crisis of Liberal Democracy

Castells, Manuel


In this short but wide-ranging book Manuel Castells analyses each of these processes and examines some of the potential causes of people’s disaffection towards the institutions of liberal democracy, including the effects of globalization, the impact of media politics and the internet, the increasing