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South Atlantic Quarterly (2023) 122 (4): 673–680.
Published: 01 October 2023
...Alex Khasnabish Alex.Khasnabish@MSVU.CA Copyright © 2023 by Duke University Press 2023 This content is made freely available by the publisher. It may not be redistributed or altered. All rights reserved. social movements social media social change We live in the shadow...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2015) 114 (4): 866–877.
Published: 01 October 2015
...Dina Gilio-Whitaker Idle No More (INM) has emerged as the most significant fourth world social movement of the twenty-first century so far. Responding to draconian and regressive legislation affecting Canadian First Nations' sovereignty, INM was quickly embraced as a movement for all fourth world...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2024) 123 (2): 273–295.
Published: 01 April 2024
... that are discordant with those initially imposed by capitalist processes. With regard to social movements, the article shows how the diversity of the geographies, practices, and claims animating them can be understood as unfolding “within and against” the post-2008 global scenario. It illustrates how contemporary...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2023) 122 (4): 763–778.
Published: 01 October 2023
...Özlem Danacı Yüce; Dilruba Çatalbaş This article critically examines social media activism of feminist organizations in Turkey to uncover the strategies and tactics that they deploy in order to mobilize, build networks within and beyond the women's movement, and repel online reactionary publics...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1911) 10 (2): 129–133.
Published: 01 April 1911
...Frank A. Fetter Some Social Aspects of the Anti-Tuberculosis Movement Frank A. Fetter, Professor of Economics and Distribution in Cornell University. Tuberculosis is often called a social disease . Social suggests friendly, helpful, beneficial. No disease can be social in this sense, and surely...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2021) 120 (3): 591–608.
Published: 01 July 2021
...Jayne Swift This article examines how, in the public eye, the hooker became happy. Extending Sara Ahmed’s concept of the “happiness duty,” the article explicates how sex positivity has inaugurated “respectability” politics within sex worker social movements. The author argues that sex worker social...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2012) 111 (1): 65–79.
Published: 01 January 2012
... these movements that new horizons of visibility—new concepts—have been produced, forcing us to rethink the relation between philosophy and social movements and, alternatively, to propose a philosophy of social movements. In other words, this essay concludes by foregrounding the following questions: How do...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2013) 112 (2): 366–376.
Published: 01 April 2013
...Ugo Mattei This essay introduces the Italian commons social movement—a diverse coalition of scholars, jurists, politicians, and activists—central to the success of the 2011 water referendum. This essay attempts to provide the context for the struggles to protect commons goods in Italy, as well...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2023) 122 (4): 681–696.
Published: 01 October 2023
...Malav Kanuga; Peter Funke; Todd Wolfson Recognizing the current conjuncture, this article explores the changing role of media and communications in the cohering of social struggles by antisystemic social movements. Transforming structural relations of media and their tactical uses, the authors...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2022) 121 (3): 477–489.
Published: 01 July 2022
... remaking. Yet, piercing through this deployment of intentional and facilitated white ignorance, collective memory within Black communities, and specifically through Black-led social movements, is a form of militancy and resistance that disrupts the insinuated social order established by mainstream, white...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2018) 117 (2): 313–331.
Published: 01 April 2018
... coherence suggest that we cannot speak of this as a social movement in the conventional sense. However, the newly emerged volunteerism for refugees is far from being unpolitical, as an analysis of survey data, semi-narrative interviews, and group discussions with volunteers reveal. For the majority...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2010) 109 (2): 225–247.
Published: 01 April 2010
...David R. Roediger This essay places the emergence in the 1960s and 1970s of the historian and sociologist George Rawick as a leading student not only of race but also of class in the context of his coming into contact with African American social movements and with transnational black intellectuals...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2020) 119 (2): 353–369.
Published: 01 April 2020
... normal.” Yet even a cursory review of protest policing in Canada reveals that state intervention in resistance movements is alive and well and that Indigenous peoples and allied social movements are made subject to repression, surveillance, and criminalization through the mechanism of injunctions...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2023) 122 (4): 795–809.
Published: 01 October 2023
...Max Haiven; Adam (A.T.) Kingsmith; Aris Komporozos-Athanasiou Can board games be part of challenging the dangerous tide of reactionary cultural politics presently washing over the United States and many other countries? The authors frame this threat to progressive social movements and democracy...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2013) 112 (2): 285–302.
Published: 01 April 2013
..., a lesbian, and a self-proclaimed feminist but also a self-serving, womanizing alcoholic. A close examination of Shockley’s novel and the discourse surrounding it illuminates how social movements must have a clear grasp of the workings of race, class, gender, and sexuality as they structure our material...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2013) 112 (2): 377–387.
Published: 01 April 2013
..., starting with water services and other local utilities, which would have been obliged to open to private shareholders. The Italian people, on the contrary, answered by coming together to defend the commons, voting en masse in June 2011 at the referendum called by the social movements against...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2013) 112 (2): 396–405.
Published: 01 April 2013
...Saki Bailey; Maria Edgarda Marcucci This essay explores the legal and political dimensions of the occupation of the Teatro Valle in Rome and the transformation of the theater into a common goods foundation. The theater workers, acting together as a social movement for the protection of cultural...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2017) 116 (1): 207–217.
Published: 01 January 2017
... these aggressive attempts to territorialize the ocean as a frontier, seabed mining has become an embattled site in the Pacific, where it is opposed by social movements in specific locales and in networks through the ocean and beyond. In this essay, I explore the art and media activism of these struggles, focusing...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2015) 114 (4): 781–801.
Published: 01 October 2015
...Maria Cotera This essay focuses on the Chicana por mi Raza digital archive, a collection of oral histories and documents from women who were active in social movements during the 1960s and 1970s. The essay argues that digital archiving projects like Chicana por mi Raza challenge conventional...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2014) 113 (2): 245–258.
Published: 01 April 2014
... and without precedent with regard to consistency of form, politics, scope, and scale. It is a growing global movement of refusal—and simultaneously, in that refusal, it is a movement of creation. The current frameworks provided by the social sciences and traditional left intellectuals to understand...