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Small acts of resistance : how courage, tenacity, and ingenuity can change the world

Author: Steve Crawshaw; John Jackson
Publisher: New York : Union Square Press, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Shares over ninety stories of small rebellion, offering proof that brave and principled individuals can change the world with tools as humble as strollers and ketchup.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Steve Crawshaw; John Jackson
ISBN: 9781402768071 1402768079 9781402781247 1402781245
OCLC Number: 548555997
Description: ix, 230 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Preface / Vaclav Havel --
1. The Power of Many --
2. Mischief with a Purpose --
3. A Sporting Chance --
4. Cheating the Censor --
5. Foiling Vote Robbers --
6. Women Say No --
7. If Not Now, When? --
8. Revealing Secrets --
9. Personal Lives, Public Impact --
10. Bearing Witness --
11. Marshalling Arts --
12. Just Law --
13. When Walls Come Tumbling Down --
14. The Power of One --
15. Digital Dissent --
16. In Conclusion.
Responsibility: Steve Crawshaw and John Jackson.

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