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Cultural Politics and Resistance in the 21st Century demonstrates that twenty-first-century social struggles organize themselves around a distinct set of political discourses and practices. By analyzing the cases present in this volume, the editors develop important steps towards a theory of social change that can adequately address th...
other books by Kara Z. Z. Dellacioppa
Hardcover|Aug 13 2009
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ISBN - 10:0230340040
ISBN - 13:9780230340046
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Table of Contents
Local Communities and Global Resistance: Social Change and Autonomy Struggles in the Americas - Kara Dellacioppa * PART I: CULTURAL RESISTANCE AND IDENTITY * New Political Actors in Rural Mexico: The Challenges and Achievements of Indigeneosu and Peasant Women - Aída Hernández Castillo and Gisela Espinosa Damian * The Rebel Girls of the Other Campaign: The EZLN and Teenage Activism in Mexico City - Jessica Taft * Zapatismo and Community-Based Social Change: Toward a Feminist Global Praxis? - Melissa Govea * La Otra Educación: Hip Hop, Zapatismo, and Popular Education - Oscar Marquez * PART II: POLITICAL RESISTANCE AND IDENTITY * Maíz y País: Indigenous Mexican Struggles against Biotechnology in Agriculture - Jennifer Rogers * Generating Hope, Creating Change, Searching for Community: Stories of Resistance against Globalization at the U.S.-Mexico Border - Michelle Téllez * The Nonprofit Industrial Complex: Struggling for Social Movement Autonomy in a Global Port City - Clare Weber * Present in the World Economy: The Coalition of Immokalee Workers (2006-2009) - Andre Drainville * Global movements? Local Movements? - Clare Weber