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The first academic account of the 21st century anti-war and peace movement. Empirically rich and conceptually innovative, Anti-War Activism pays especially close attention to the changed information environment of protest, the complex alliances of activists, the diversity of participants, as well as campaigners' use of new (and old) media.

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The first academic account of the 21st century anti-war and peace movement. Empirically rich and conceptually innovative, Anti-War Activism pays especially close attention to the changed information environment of protest, the complex alliances of activists, the diversity of participants, as well as campaigners' use of new (and old) media.

About the Author

KEVIN GILLAN is Lecturer in Sociology at the University of Manchester, UK. He has spent the last six years carrying out detailed research on the politics of protest against globalization and war.

JENNY PICKERILL has written a book (Cyberprotest), several articles and book chapters on the use of internet technologies for activism. She is Lecturer in Human Geography at Leicester University, UK.

FRANK WEBSTER has published more than twenty books. He is Professor of Sociology at City University London, UK.

Table of Contents

Post 9/11

Changing Information Environment

Representation, Beliefs and Identities

Alliances and Fractures

Power and Borders

Coping with Activism

Communication Practices and Technologies

Conclusions

Product Details

ISBN:
9780230574496
Author:
Gillan, Kevin
Publisher:
Palgrave MacMillan
Author:
Webster, Frank
Author:
Pickerill, Jenny
Subject:
Peace
Subject:
POL034000
Subject:
International Relations - General
Subject:
Political Ideologies - General
Subject:
Political Freedom
Subject:
Security/International Security
Subject:
Political Freedom & Security/International Security
Subject:
Politics - General
Subject:
Security (National & International)
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
New Security Challenges
Publication Date:
20081231
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
Professional and scholarly
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
256
Dimensions:
8.67 x 4.82 x 0.605 in

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The first academic account of the 21st century anti-war and peace movement. Empirically rich and conceptually innovative, Anti-War Activism pays especially close attention to the changed information environment of protest, the complex alliances of activists, the diversity of participants, as well as campaigners' use of new (and old) media.
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