Social Movements Products

  • Governing Global-City Singapore

    Legacies and Futures After Lee Kuan Yew, 1st Edition

    By Kenneth Paul Tan

    This book provides a detailed analysis of how governance in Singapore has evolved since independence to become what it is today, and what its prospects might be in a post-Lee Kuan Yew (LKY) future. First, it discusses the question of political leadership, electoral dominance, and legislative…

    Paperback – 2018-08-03

  • Fan Activism, Protest and Politics

    Ultras in Post-Socialist Croatia, 1st Edition

    By Andrew Hodges

    In what sense can organized football fans be understood as political actors or participants in social movements? How do fan struggles link to wider social and political transformations? And what methodological dilemmas arise when researching fan activism? Fan Activism, Protest and Politics seeks…

    Hardback – 2018-08-02
    Critical Research in Football

  • Disability Rights Advocacy Online

    Voice, Empowerment and Global Connectivity, 1st Edition

    By Filippo Trevisan

    Disability rights advocates in the United Kingdom and the United States recently embraced new media technologies in unexpected and innovative ways. This book sheds light on this process of renewal and asks whether the digitalisation of disability rights advocacy can help re-configure political…

    Paperback – 2018-07-27
    Routledge Studies in Global Information, Politics and Society

  • What Kind of Democracy?

    Participation, Inclusiveness and Contestation, 1st Edition

    By Kateřina Vráblíková

    The broad expansion of non-electoral political participation is considered one of the major changes in the nature of democratic citizenship in the 21st century. Most scholars – but also governments, transnational and subnational political institutions, and various foundations – have adopted the…

    Paperback – 2018-07-27
    Conceptualising Comparative Politics

  • Online Activism in Latin America

    1st Edition

    Edited by Hilda Chacón

    Online Activism in Latin America examines the innovative ways in which Latin American citizens, and [email protected] in the U.S., use the Internet to advocate for causes that they consider just. The contributions to the volume analyze citizen-launched websites, interactive platforms, postings, and group…

    Hardback – 2018-07-19
    Routledge Studies in New Media and Cyberculture

  • Council Democracy

    Towards a Democratic Socialist Politics, 1st Edition

    Edited by James Muldoon

    The return to public assemblies and direct democratic methods in the wave of the global "squares movements" since 2011 has rejuvenated interest in forms of council organisation and action. The European council movements, which developed in the immediate post-First World War era, were the most…

    Hardback – 2018-07-19
    Routledge Advances in Democratic Theory

  • Strategic Impasse

    Social Origins of Geopolitical Disarray, 1st Edition

    By Juan E. Corradi

    "Damned if you do; damned if you don’t" voices the strategic impasse the USA finds itself in today. Liberal interventionism and globalization—the two pillars of the international system—seem not to work. Explaining the inability of Western powers to enact wise initiatives, Corradi explores the…

    Paperback – 2018-07-18

  • The Romani Women’s Movement

    Struggles and Debates in Central and Eastern Europe, 1st Edition

    Edited by Angéla Kóczé, Violetta Zentai, Jelena Jovanović, Enikő Vincze

    The lack of recognition of Romani gender politics in the wider Romani movement and the women’s movements is accompanied by a scarcity of academic literature on Romani women’s mobilization in wider social justice struggles and debates. The Romani Women’s Movement highlights the role that Romani…

    Hardback – 2018-07-18
    Routledge Research in Gender and Society

  • Screening Protest

    Visual narratives of dissent across time, space and genre, 1st Edition

    Edited by Alexa Robertson

    Screening Protest brings together a range of scholarly perspectives on the study of protest mediations on television and in film. Arguing that the screen is a fruitful, if overlooked, analytical focus, the book explores how visual narratives of protest wander across borders – territorial, temporal…

    Paperback – 2018-07-13

  • Social Movements in the Balkans

    Rebellion and Protest from Maribor to Taksim, 1st Edition

    Edited by Florian Bieber, Dario Brentin

    From Slovenia to Turkey, social movements and protests have shaken the political systems of Southeast Europe. Confronting issues such as austerity, the provision and privatisation of welfare, public utilities and public space, corruption, bureaucratic inefficiency, environmental concerns and…

    Hardback – 2018-07-04
    Southeast European Studies

  • Queer Families and Relationships After Marriage Equality

    1st Edition

    Edited by Michael W. Yarbrough, Angela Jones, Joseph Nicholas DeFilippis

    After years of intense debate, same-sex marriage has become a legal reality in many countries around the globe. As same-sex marriage laws spread, Queer Families and Relationships After Marriage Equality asks: What will queer families and relationships look like on the ground? Building on a major…

    Paperback – 2018-07-03
    After Marriage Equality

  • Inclusive Innovation for Development

    Meeting the Demands of Justice through Public Action, 1st Edition

    By Theo Papaioannou

    Innovation has the potential to address a number of development challenges such as combating poverty and delivering health services, but all too often technological progress has failed to consider the needs of the poor, and has actually served to increase inequalities, rather than sharing out the…

    Hardback – 2018-06-13
    Routledge Studies in Development and Society

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