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Published: 20 March 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007302-028
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0730-2
Series: Radical Perspectives
Published: 17 October 2007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9038-1
...Community Organizing and Commercial Space ...
Published: 13 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373001-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7300-1
Published: 29 January 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377498-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7749-8
Series: Body, commodity, text
Published: 11 October 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393504-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9350-4
Published: 16 March 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395072-014
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9507-2
Published: 20 December 2001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8082-5
Published: 20 December 2001
DOI: 10.1215/9780822380825-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8082-5
Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822396635-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9663-5
Published: 13 September 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822378273-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7827-3
Book Chapter

By Dean Spade
Published: 13 July 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7479-4
... Transgender social movement grassroots community organizing prison mutual aid queer racism gender ...
Published: 30 September 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027195-021
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2719-5
... The chapter adopts an “autonomous international migration” perspective to discuss how workers, their families, and communities organized to move across international borders “outside” of state regulation. They thereby constitute a challenge to the state and inhabit an ambivalent relation to U.S...
Published: 15 September 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027416-006
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2741-6
... The commitment to the community and to the preservation and fostering of black art had been at the organization's core, but when first organized this placed the Association in an underground, marginal position. By the late-1960s this was no longer the case. Much of what it represented was now...
Published: 05 May 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373353-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7335-3
... This chapter explores the diverse strategies applied by farmer communities, social organizations, and NGOs in the north of Peru to resist the plans of the Río Blanco mining company to exploit minerals in their territories. Both contentious strategies of direct action and protest...
Series: Global Insecurities
Published: 05 February 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374725-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7472-5
... to living in extreme poverty and as black people in a white society. Somali Bantu refugees created their own community organizations to manage internal community matters and relationships between community members and other city residents, who often regarded them as objects but not architects of policy...
Book Chapter

By Catherine Besteman
Series: Global Insecurities
Published: 05 February 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7472-5
... adjusting to living in extreme poverty and as black people in a white society. Somali Bantu refugees created their own community organizations to manage internal community matters and relationships between community members and other city residents, who often regarded them as objects but not architects...
Series: New Ecologies for the Twenty-First Century
Published: 25 March 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7440-4
.... The prologue examines the ensuing legislation, in particular Law 70 of 1993, and briefly discusses some black community organizations that formed to press the state over collective land rights in the Pacific Coast region. Colombia Law 70 Afro-Colombia black communities Pacific Coast ...
Published: 02 February 2024
EISBN: 978-1-4780-9371-8
...Cultural Presence<subtitle>Placekeeping and Belonging</subtitle> Part 1 focuses on how artists and organizers contend with forces of gentrification and displacement by engaging in strategies that nurture nonextractive relationships with their communities and make visible the overlapping...
Published: 15 September 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027416-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2741-6
... By the mid-1970s a reinvigorated organization emerged, fueled by a wave of new recruits that, while less bohemian in lifestyle and somewhat older than the previous group, came with a higher degree of musical training and experience, as well as a strong commitment to the Arkestra ethos...
Published: 26 January 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375821-019
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7582-1
... This chapter is a conversation with a former member of the Bulgarian Women’s Committee who continues to be active with nongovernmental organizations in Bulgaria. It includes a detailed discussion of the domestic work of the Women’s Committee and the need for continuing activism. Bulgaria...