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The Resource Social movements in the global South : dispossession, development and resistance, edited by Sara C. Motta [and] Alf Gunvald Nilsen

Social movements in the global South : dispossession, development and resistance, edited by Sara C. Motta [and] Alf Gunvald Nilsen

Label
Social movements in the global South : dispossession, development and resistance
Title
Social movements in the global South
Title remainder
dispossession, development and resistance
Statement of responsibility
edited by Sara C. Motta [and] Alf Gunvald Nilsen
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Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Popular struggles in the global south suggest the need for the development of new and politically enabling categories of analysis, and new ways of understanding contemporary social movements. This book shows how social movements in Africa, South Asia, Latin America, and the Middle East politicize development in an age of neoliberal hegemony"--
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1973-
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Motta, Sara C.
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Nilsen, Alf Gunvald
Series statement
Rethinking international development series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Social movements
  • Neoliberalism
Label
Social movements in the global South : dispossession, development and resistance, edited by Sara C. Motta [and] Alf Gunvald Nilsen
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • Machine generated contents note: -- PART I:
  • STRUGGLES OVER DISPOSSESSION: SOCIAL MOVEMENTS AND THE STATE IN THE GLOBAL SOUTH -- Labour Protest and Hegemony in Egypt and the Arabian Peninsula; J.Chalcraft -- Choice from No Choice; Rights for the Left? The State, Law and the Struggle against Prepayment Water Meters in South Africa; J.Dugard -- Neo-Liberalism and Counter-Hegemony in the Global South: Re-Imagining the State; M.Boden -- 'Not Suspended in Mid-Air': Critical Reflections on Subaltern Encounters with the Indian State; A.G.Nilsen -- PART II: EPISTEMOLOGIES OF RESISTANCE: SOCIAL MOVEMENTS, COLLECTIVE LEARNING, AND THE POLITICS OF KNOWLEDGE -- The University and the Landless Movement in Brazil: The Experience of Collective Knowledge Construction through Educational Projects in Rural Areas; S.M.Gadelha de Carvalho &J.Ernandi Mendes -- Generating Theory in the Bhopal Survivors' Movement; S.Mukherjee, E.Scandrett, T. Sen &D.Shah -- Notes Towards Prefigurative Epistemologies; S.C.Motta -- Beyond Differences? Exploring Methodological Dilemmas of Activist Research in the Global South; B.Otto&P.Terhorst -- PART III: AGAINST NEOLIBERALISM AND BEYOND DEVELOPMENTALISM? SOCIAL MOVEMENTS AND THE POSTCOLONIAL DEVELOPMENT PROJECT -- Three Actors, Two Geographies, One Philosophy: The Straightjacket of Social Movements; R.D'Souza -- Fueling the Flames of Dignity: From Rupture To Revolution In Argentina; M.Sitrin
Control code
FIEb16911283
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xi, 278 pages
Isbn
9780230243491
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)670481161
Label
Social movements in the global South : dispossession, development and resistance, edited by Sara C. Motta [and] Alf Gunvald Nilsen
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • Machine generated contents note: -- PART I:
  • STRUGGLES OVER DISPOSSESSION: SOCIAL MOVEMENTS AND THE STATE IN THE GLOBAL SOUTH -- Labour Protest and Hegemony in Egypt and the Arabian Peninsula; J.Chalcraft -- Choice from No Choice; Rights for the Left? The State, Law and the Struggle against Prepayment Water Meters in South Africa; J.Dugard -- Neo-Liberalism and Counter-Hegemony in the Global South: Re-Imagining the State; M.Boden -- 'Not Suspended in Mid-Air': Critical Reflections on Subaltern Encounters with the Indian State; A.G.Nilsen -- PART II: EPISTEMOLOGIES OF RESISTANCE: SOCIAL MOVEMENTS, COLLECTIVE LEARNING, AND THE POLITICS OF KNOWLEDGE -- The University and the Landless Movement in Brazil: The Experience of Collective Knowledge Construction through Educational Projects in Rural Areas; S.M.Gadelha de Carvalho &J.Ernandi Mendes -- Generating Theory in the Bhopal Survivors' Movement; S.Mukherjee, E.Scandrett, T. Sen &D.Shah -- Notes Towards Prefigurative Epistemologies; S.C.Motta -- Beyond Differences? Exploring Methodological Dilemmas of Activist Research in the Global South; B.Otto&P.Terhorst -- PART III: AGAINST NEOLIBERALISM AND BEYOND DEVELOPMENTALISM? SOCIAL MOVEMENTS AND THE POSTCOLONIAL DEVELOPMENT PROJECT -- Three Actors, Two Geographies, One Philosophy: The Straightjacket of Social Movements; R.D'Souza -- Fueling the Flames of Dignity: From Rupture To Revolution In Argentina; M.Sitrin
Control code
FIEb16911283
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xi, 278 pages
Isbn
9780230243491
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)670481161

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