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Published: 05 May 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373353-014
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7335-3
... Collective action has become since the 1980s the main tool for the defense of interests, and for the raising of demands of social and political actors in Venezuela. Of the diverse forms of this kind of action, the ones of contentious nature—or noninstitutional—have been the most visible...
Published: 05 May 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7335-3
... collective action Venezuela counterpoint ( contapunteo ) contentious actions Chávez ...
Published: 05 May 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7335-3
.... citizenship gender participatory budgeting Collective action has become since the 1980s the main tool for the defense of interests, and for the raising of demands of social and political actors in Venezuela. Of the diverse forms of this kind of action, the ones of contentious nature...
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...
Published: 05 May 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7335-3
... 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, such as the organization of a referendum by local municipalities and social organizations...
Published: 24 February 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7329-2
..., and highlight the key institutional role advertising agencies played in introducing and popularizing media theoretical work, as “actionable theory.” Takemura Ken’ichi Marshall McLuhan in Japan global McLuhan advertising theory and practice German poet and media theorist Hans Magnus Enzensberger...
Published: 17 February 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373360-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7336-0
... generates no new substances. Human actions, in other words, only amplify petrolic activity that preceded industrial life. Of course, the vast strip mine amid Canada’s tar sands overruns boreal forest. Observers near and far criticize these oil fields as a form of atrocity. Less extreme cases attract less...