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By Eric Shragge

ISBN-10: 1442606274

ISBN-13: 9781442606272

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ISBN-13: 9781442607705

Drawing on over thirty years of expertise in neighborhood improvement perform, Eric Shragge deals a special historic viewpoint on activism, linking quite a few sorts of neighborhood organizing to the wider target of primary social switch.

This re-creation locations modern neighborhood organizing in a post-9/11 context and contains a dialogue of nationwide and overseas organizing efforts—in the center East, within the Occupy flow, in ecu resistance to austerity measures, and in fresh pupil protests in Quebec. a brand new chapter-length case learn protecting Shragge's long term involvement with the Immigrant staff Centre in Montreal deals one of many few English-language discussions of group organizing in Quebec. Activism and Social Change is a wonderful middle or supplementary textual content in classes on social activities, group organizing, or group improvement.

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