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Author Dello Bueno, Richard
Title Social Change, Resistance and Social Practices : Social Change, Resistance and Social Practices
Imprint Leiden : BRILL, 2010
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Edition 1st ed
Descript 1 online resource (280 pages)
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Series Studies in Critical Social Sciences Ser. ; v.19
Studies in Critical Social Sciences Ser
Note Intro -- Notes on Contributors -- 1. Writing the Relationship of Resistance and Social Change (Richard A. Dello Buono) -- Part I Social Movement for Change -- 2. Environmentalism and the Family of Anti-Systemic Movements: Toward a Global Movement of Movements? (Matheu Kaneshiro and Kirk Lawrence) -- 3. New Orleans and the Dialectics of Post-Katrina Reconstruction (A. Kathryn Stout) -- 4. The Social Forum Process and the Praxis of Race, Class, Gender and Sexualities (Rose Brewer) -- 5. A Bunch of Criminals? Analyzing Political Armed Violence as a Social Production Process (Simon Sottsas) -- Part II Contradictions and Resistance in Mexico -- 6. Fifteen Years of NAFTA: The Impact on Rural Mexico (Irma Lorena Acosta Reveles) -- 7. Power and Resistance in Post-NAFTA Mexico: Transformational and System-Stabilizing NGOs (Krista M. Brumley) -- 8. As Neoliberal Crises Persist, Indigenous-Led Movements Resist: Examining the Current Social and Political-Economic Conjuncture in Southern Mexico (Molly Talcott) -- Part III Migrants as Social Change Agents -- 9. The Production of the "Illegal Subject" (Nicole Trujillo-Pagan) -- 10. Migration, Transnationalism and Post-Modernity (Alejandro I. Canales and Israel Montiel Armas) -- 11. The Global Structuring of Gender, Race, and Class: Conceptual Sites of its Dynamics and Resistance in the Philippine Experience (Ligaya Lindio-McGovern) -- 12. Dismantling the Defensive Wall of the Colonized: The Veil and the French Law on Secularity and Conspicuous Religious Symbols in Schools (Mohammad A. Chaichian) -- References -- Name Index -- Subject Index
This collection dives head-on into the central contradictions of 21st Century North America and beyond with cutting-edge approaches to conflict-driven social change. Diverse forms of social movement resistance from environmentalists, migrant communities and others are analyzed by distinguished critical sociologists
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Dello Bueno, Richard Social Change, Resistance and Social Practices : Social Change, Resistance and Social Practices Leiden : BRILL,c2010 9789004179936
Subject Social movements
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Alt Author Fasenfest, David
Dello Buono, Richard A
Kaneshiro, Matheu
Lawrence, Kirk
Stout, Kathryn A
Brewer, Rose
Sottsas, Simon
Acosta Reveles, Irma Lorena
Brumley, Krista M
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