Latin American Social Movements in the Twenty-first Century: Resistance, Power, and Democracyby Richard Stahler-Sholk (Editor), Harry E. Vanden (Editor), Glen David Kuecker (Editor), Isabella Alcaniz (Contribution by), Marc Becker (Contribution by)
This clearly written and comprehensive text examines the uprising of politically and economically marginalized groups in Latin American societies. Part introductions help students contextualize the essays, highlighting social movement origins, strategies, and outcomes. Thematic sections address historical context, political economy, community-building and consciousness, ethnicity and race, gender, movement strategies, and transnational organizing, making this book useful to anyone studying the wide range of social movements in Latin America.
- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
- Publication date:
- Latin American Perspectives in the Classroom Series
- Product dimensions:
- 6.38(w) x 9.41(h) x 1.30(d)
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Richard Stahler-Sholk is associate professor of political science at Eastern Michigan University. Harry E. Vanden is professor of government and international affairs at the University of South Florida. Glen David Kuecker is associate professor of Latin American history at DePauw University.
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