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Jasper, James M. - Protest: A Cultural Introduction to Social Movements, e-kirja

Protest: A Cultural Introduction to Social Movements

Jasper, James M.


Every day around the world there are dozens of protests both large and small. Most groups engage the local police, some get media attention, and a few are successful. Who are these people? What do they want? What do they do to get it? What effects do they ultimately have on our world?

Dauvergne, Peter - Protest Inc.: The Corporatization of Activism, e-kirja

Protest Inc.: The Corporatization of Activism

Dauvergne, Peter

Alk. 22,45€

Mass protests have raged since the global financial crisis of 2008. Across the world students and workers and environmentalists are taking to the streets. Discontent is seething even in the wealthiest countries, as the world saw with Occupy Wall Street in 2011.

Protest Inc.

Gabowitsch, Mischa - Protest in Putin's Russia, e-kirja

Protest in Putin's Russia

Gabowitsch, Mischa


The Russian protests, sparked by the 2011 Duma election, have been widely portrayed as a colourful but inconsequential middle-class rebellion, confined to Moscow and organized by an unpopular opposition. In this sweeping new account of the protests,

Wright, Teresa - Popular Protest in China, e-kirja

Popular Protest in China

Wright, Teresa


Popular protest in China has been widespread and prevalent. Why do people protest and how are such demonstrations handled by the authorities? Could they ultimately imperil China’s political system?
In this book, Teresa Wright analyzes the array

Drake, Kimberly S. - Subjectivity in the American Protest Novel, e-kirja

Subjectivity in the American Protest Novel

Drake, Kimberly S.


Table of contents
1. Introduction: Determinism, Double Consciousness, and the Construction of Subjectivity in American Protest Novels
Kimberly S. Drake
2. Rape, Repression, and Remainder: Racial Trauma in Wright’s Early Novels
Kimberly S. Drake
3. “Women on the Go”: Stereotype, Domesticity, and Street

Dart, Jon - Sport, Protest and Globalisation, e-kirja

Sport, Protest and Globalisation

Dart, Jon


Women’s Olympics: Protest, Strategy or Both?
Helen Jefferson Lenskyj
4. A Most Contentious Contest: Politics and Protests at the 1936 Berlin Olympics
David Clay Large, Joshua J. H. Large
5. Splitting the World

Johnston, Hank - States and Social Movements, e-kirja

States and Social Movements

Johnston, Hank

Alk. 22,45€

Since the late eighteenth century, politics, protest, and the state have evolved together, each shaping the other in significant ways. This engaging and succinct treatment of protest-state interaction shows how the modern national state developed in

Cammaerts, Bart - The Circulation of Anti-Austerity Protest, e-kirja

The Circulation of Anti-Austerity Protest

Cammaerts, Bart


Table of contents
1. Introduction
Bart Cammaerts
2. Situating the Circulation of Protest
Bart Cammaerts
3. The Production of Anti-Austerity Discourses and Frames
Bart Cammaerts
4. The Self-Mediation Practices of the Anti-Austerity…

Gardner, John - Poetry and Popular Protest, e-kirja

Poetry and Popular Protest

Gardner, John


Table of contents
1. Introduction: ‘The Radical Ladder’
John Gardner
Part I. Peterloo
2. Peterloo
John Gardner
3. Myth-making: Samuel Bamford and Peterloo
John Gardner
4. William Hone’s Peterloo
John Gardner