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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 October 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 (1 April 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 as...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 January 2012) 111 (1): 65–79.
Published: 01 January 2012
... is within 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...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 April 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 the...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 April 2014) 113 (2): 245–258.
Published: 01 April 2014
... 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 these...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 April 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 of...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 January 2011) 110 (1): 265–271.
Published: 01 January 2011
... the time of terror, from 1960 to 1964, as I was, you would understand the depth of my joy at seeing an African American president emerge from the sacrifices and labors of the civil rights and voting rights movements. I think the Obama generation will be the cradle for new social activism in...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 April 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 (1 April 2013) 112 (2): 285–302.
Published: 01 April 2013
... 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 (1 April 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 (1 January 2017) 116 (1): 207–217.
Published: 01 January 2017
... 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 (1 October 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 (1 January 2019) 118 (1): 111–127.
Published: 01 January 2019
... State, the Kurdish movement, and the movement base, the essay underlines the significant role that the movement-level dynamics have played during the years 2013–18. PKK Turkey Kurdish conflict insurgency social movements References Alan Serkan . 2018 . “Gaziantep Emniyeti’nin 10...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 October 2007) 106 (4): 789–804.
Published: 01 October 2007
... prevention. Without support for social justice and movements for popular democracy, which have histori- cally provided the basis for mass improvements in health,40 public health preparedness is unethical. Although it is important to prepare for disaster, it is unethical if we are not doing anything...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 January 2014) 113 (1): 196–209.
Published: 01 January 2014
... Actually, they form an invisible army of the poor within the movement—which in turn suggests that these protests are a symptom of more profound social dissatisfaction and unrest over the humiliating condi- tions of life for many within the educated urban population. Chehonadskih...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 January 2019) 118 (1): 226–239.
Published: 01 January 2019
...Kelly Gillespie; Leigh-Ann Naidoo This essay reads the South African student movement’s insistence on “decolonizing” historically white universities not as any simple identity politicking or refusalism, but, as a politics of antiassimilation into a society stuck in a presiding racial capitalism...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 January 2019) 118 (1): 195–204.
Published: 01 January 2019
... that this movement is best described as a “movement of movements” whose dominant tendencies reflect the “afterlife” of the national liberation movement. assembly FMF democracy social movement Copyright © 2019 by Duke University Press 2019 ...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 October 2017) 116 (4): 727–744.
Published: 01 October 2017
... to understanding the dynamics of the proletariat movement around the globe. Thus for this intellectual, who in a manner unparalleled in Latin America managed to superimpose political vanguardism and aesthetic vanguardism, socialism and cosmopolitanism were orientations that interacted and mutually...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 January 2017) 116 (1): 184–194.
Published: 01 January 2017
... concerns the health of multiple communities of humans and nonhumans. © 2017 Duke University Press 2017 Indigenous futures Hawaiian social movements Mauna Kea References Baldwin Andrew . 2012 . “Whiteness and Futurity: Towards a Research Agenda.” Progress in Human Geography 36...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 January 2012) 111 (1): 51–64.
Published: 01 January 2012
.... This dawn of a season of Pachakuti made the consideration of the possibilities of social emancipation the order of the day. The debate on how to think and understand this entire series of events arose simultaneously with the movement itself. There were clearly conservative...