Grassroots Activism

Reclaiming America: Nike, Clean Air, and the New National Activism  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by robin-bobin at Feb. 3, 2009
Reclaiming America: Nike, Clean Air, and the New National Activism

Randy Shaw "Reclaiming America: Nike, Clean Air, and the New National Activism"
Publisher: University of California Press 1999 | 320 Pages | ISBN: 0520217799 | PDF | 1.5 MB

Have activists taken the bumper-sticker adage "Think Globally, Act Locally" too literally? Randy Shaw argues that they have, with destructive consequences for America. Since the 1970s, activist participation in national struggles has steadily given way to a nearly exclusive focus on local issues…

Reclaiming Chinese Society: The New Social Activism  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at Sept. 22, 2014
Reclaiming Chinese Society: The New Social Activism

Reclaiming Chinese Society: The New Social Activism (Asia's Transformations) by You-tien Hsing and Ching Kwan Lee
English | 2009 | ISBN: 0415491398 , 0415491371 | 272 pages | PDF | 1,8 MB

Reclaiming Chinese Society analyses the mechanisms, processes and actors producing a wide spectrum of social and cultural changes in reform China. Contrary to most literature that emphasizes economic and political processes at the expense of Chinese society, this volume argues for the centrality of the social in understanding Chinese development.

Grassroots: A Field Guide for Feminist Activism (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by viserion at Jan. 3, 2016
Grassroots: A Field Guide for Feminist Activism (repost)

Jennifer Baumgardner, Amy Richards, Winona LaDuke (Introduction), "Grassroots: A Field Guide for Feminist Activism"
ISBN: 0374528659 | 2005 | EPUB | 306 pages | 306 KB

Grassroots: A Field Guide for Feminist Activism  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at Sept. 7, 2015
Grassroots: A Field Guide for Feminist Activism

Jennifer Baumgardner, Amy Richards, Winona LaDuke (Introduction), "Grassroots: A Field Guide for Feminist Activism"
ISBN: 0374528659 | 2005 | EPUB | 306 pages | 306 KB

Protest Inc.: The Corporatization of Activism  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ksveta6 at March 22, 2014
Protest Inc.: The Corporatization of Activism

Protest Inc.: The Corporatization of Activism by Peter Dauvergne, Genevieve LeBaron
2014 | ISBN: 0745669492, 0745669484 | English | 200 Pages | EPUB | 0.30 MB
Alternative Pathways in Science and Industry: Activism, Innovation, and the Environment in an Era of Globalizaztion

David J. Hes, "Alternative Pathways in Science and Industry: Activism, Innovation, and the Environment in an Era of Globalizaztion (Urban and Industrial Environments)"
PUBLISHER: The MIT Press | ISBN 10: 0262083590 | 2007 | PDF | 344 pages | 1.7 Mb
Cities and Social Movements: Immigrant Rights Activism in the US, France, and the Netherlands, 1970-2015

Cities and Social Movements: Immigrant Rights Activism in the US, France, and the Netherlands, 1970-2015
Wiley-Blackwell | English | December 2016 | ISBN-10: 1118750659 | 280 pages | PDF | 1.48 mb

By Walter J. Nicholls, Justus Uitermark
The Twenty-first Century African American Novel and the Critique of Whiteness in Everyday Life

The Twenty-first Century African American Novel and the Critique of Whiteness in Everyday Life: Blackness as Strategy for Social Change by E. Lâle Demirtürk
2016 | ISBN: 1498534821 | English | 314 pages | PDF | 2 MB

Many Minds, One Heart: SNCC's Dream for a New America (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by libr at Dec. 15, 2016
Many Minds, One Heart: SNCC's Dream for a New America (repost)

Many Minds, One Heart: SNCC's Dream for a New America by Wesley C. Hogan
English | 2007 | ISBN: 0807830747 , 0807859591 | 480 pages | PDF | 3,3 MB

Inside the Olympic Industry: Power, Politics, and Activism (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by MoneyRich at Dec. 4, 2016
Inside the Olympic Industry: Power, Politics, and Activism (repost)

Inside the Olympic Industry: Power, Politics, and Activism by Helen Jefferson Lenskyj
English | 13 July 2000 | ISBN: 0791447553 | 238 Pages | PDF | 27 MB

In a startling expose of the Olympic industry, Helen Jefferson Lenskyj goes beyond the media hype of international goodwill and spirited competition to uncover a darker side of the global Games. She reports on the pre- and post-Olympic impacts from recent host cities, bribery investigations and their outcomes, grassroots resistance movements, and the role of the mass media in the controversy.