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Peace and Freedom: The Civil Rights and Antiwar Movements in the 1960s

Simon Hall - History - 2006 - 280 pages
Two great social causes held center stage in American politics in the 1960s: the civil rights movement and the antiwar groundswell in the face of a deepening American military ...
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Rethinking the Welfare Rights Movement

Premilla Nadasen - History - 2012 - 208 pages
The welfare rights movement was an interracial protest movement of poor women on AFDC who demanded reform of welfare policy, greater respect and dignity, and financial support ...
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Political Process and the Development of Black Insurgency, 1930-1970

Doug McAdam - Political Science - 1999 - 304 pages
In this classic work of sociology, Doug McAdam presents a political-process model that explains the rise and decline of the black protest movement in the United States. Moving ...
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Eroding Local Capacity: International Humanitarian Action in Africa

Monica Kathina Juma, Astri Suhrke - Political Science - 2002 - 203 pages
Eroding Local Capacity is a critical examination of the interplay between international and local actors operating in the humanitarian arena in Africa. All sides emphasise the ...
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The New Transnational Activism

Sidney Tarrow - Political Science - 2005 - 258 pages
The New Transnational Activism shows how even the most prosaic activities -- like immigrants bringing remittances back to their families -- can assume broader political ...
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Straightforward: How to Mobilize Heterosexual Support for Gay Rights

Ian Ayres, Jennifer Gerarda Brown - Law - 2005 - 246 pages
Two noted legal experts introduce a series of practical strategies for helping straight men and women advocate for and with the gay community, covering such issues as marriage ...
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