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Democracy in the making : how activist groups form

Author: Kathleen M Blee
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2012
Series: Oxford studies in culture and politics
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In Democracy in the Making, Kathleen M. Blee provides an in-depth look at modern grassroots activism, and reveals its simultaneous power and fragility. In the process, she examines the struggle  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kathleen M Blee
ISBN: 9780199842766 0199842760
OCLC Number: 790679236
Notes: Making democracy. Theorizing the emergence of activism. Who belongs?. What's the problem?. How should we treat each other?. Lessons
Description: x, 211 s
Contents: Making democracy --
Theorizing the emergence of activism --
Who belongs?. What's the problem?. How should we treat each other?. Lessons.
Series Title: Oxford studies in culture and politics
Responsibility: Kathleen M. Blee

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