Power and Protest

Frances Power Cobbe and Victorian Society by Lori Williamson

Publisher: Rivers Oram Press

Written in English
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  • Animals & society,
  • Biography: historical,
  • Biography: political,
  • Feminism,
  • Social history,
  • c 1800 to c 1900,
  • Ireland,
  • Social Reform,
  • Women - 19th Century History,
  • Women social reformers,
  • Social Science,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Sociology,
  • United Kingdom, Great Britain,
  • Political,
  • General,
  • Sociology - General,
  • Biography & Autobiography / Women,
  • Women"s Studies - General,
  • Europe - Great Britain - General,
  • Animal rights activists,
  • Biography,
  • Feminists
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages320
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8991391M
ISBN 101854891006
ISBN 109781854891006

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The people in power might not make this widely known, but protest is one of the pillars of American democracy — and of democracies all over the world; another layer of checks and balances.

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He examines the decade through leaders and protesters on three continents, including Mao Zedong, Charles de Gaulle, Martin Luther King Jr., Daniel Cohn-Bendit, and Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn. Strange Fruit: Billie Holiday and the Power of a Protest Song is a children's picture book written by Gary Golio and illustrated by Charlotte Riley-Webb.

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SN - xCited by: Ashley E. Nickels, a professor of political science at Kent State University, offers cogent insights in her book Power, Participation, and Protest in FLINT, MICHIGAN. The subtitle, Unpacking the Policy Paradox of Municipal Takeovers, reminded me of that child’s sign.

I thought about how a public poisoning is very real while policy is all. The main thesis of POWER AND PROTEST is best summarized by author Jeremi Suri himself at the end of this brilliant and original exploration of post WWII international relations and their impact and continuity with domestic policy: "In previous decades [the 40s through the early 60s] the Soviet-American rivalry had provided a simple bi-polar framework for both competition and cooperation.5/5(5).

Power, Profit and Protest: Australian Social Movements and Globalisation is a book by Verity Burgmann. The book was originally published inand the edition is substantially expanded. It contains a new chapter on "social movements and social change", and another on the "anti-corporate globalisation movement".Publisher: Allen & Unwin.

In Power, Participation, and Protest in Flint, Michigan, Ashley Nickels addresses the ways residents, groups, and organizations were able to participate politically—or not—during the city’s municipal takeovers in and   In a brilliantly conceived book, Jeremi Suri puts the tumultuous s into a truly international perspective in the first study to examine the connections between great power diplomacy and global social protest.

Profoundly disturbed by increasing social and political discontent, Cold War Brand: Harvard. Throughout history, artists and citizens have turned to protest art as a means of demonstrating social and political discontent.

From the earliest broadsheets in the s to engravings, photolithographs, prints, posters, murals, graffiti, and political cartoons, these endlessly inventive graphic forms have symbolized and spurred on power struggles, rebellions, spirited causes, and calls to arms.

Chapter Summaries. Chapter 1 argues that music played a crucial role in virtually every dimension of the African American Civil Rights movement. It traces the rise and varied use of the "freedom songs," as activists transformed deep-seeded Black religious and secular musical traditions into a major resource for the struggle against racial injustice.

Through the lenses of protest, power, and pride, We Are Everywhere is an essential and empowering introduction to the history of the fight for queer liberation.

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Power, Policy, and Protest The Politics of India's Special Economic Zones Edited by Rob Jenkins, Loraine Kennedy, and Partha Mukhopadhyay.

The first systematic study of the political controversies prompted by India's attempt to follow Chinese-style Special Economic Zones. According to Stefan Bradley in his book Harlem vs. Columbia University: Black Student Power in the Late s, through the results of the protests, the SAS showed that Black Power, which refers to the ability for African-American students and black working-class community members to work together despite class differences, on an issue affecting Location: Columbia University, New York.

About the Book. Eclectic and insightful, these essays—by historians, sociologists, political scientists, and anthropologists—represent a range of subjects on the cause and consequence of protest movements in Latin America, from an examination of the varying faces but common origins of rural guerilla movements, to a discussion of multiclass protests, to an essay on las madres de plaza de mayo.

And check out Ray Charles’ gorgeous version of “America the Beautiful,” noted in Wynne Alexander’s book Get It from the Drums: A History of Protest and Protest Songs of the s and 70s.

Protest songs can mirror the violence and pain of real life; or they can soft-pedal it and still be effective. About How to Resist 'This extraordinary book is the roadmap for a new kind of effective activism' - Brian Eno 'This book is for people who are angry with the ways things are and want to do something about it; for people who are frustrated with the system, or worried about the direction the country is going.

Maybe they've been on a march, posted their opinions on social media, or shouted. 1 day ago  Power, Protest, and Politics in American Sports Sportswriter Scoop Jackson joins the show to talk about his new book, Michael Jordan, and Chicago.

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About Protest and Power 'A meticulously researched and balanced history' The Times 'Highly-readable and well-researched' The Sunday Times 'Faultless account of the twists and turns undertaken by the hard left of the Labour Party to retain relevance and the hope of power' James O'Brien, TLS 'A very good book, probably the most even-handed of all the accounts of Corbyn's rise to power' .