Download PDF by Eric Shragge: Activism and Social Change: Lessons for Community

By Eric Shragge

Drawing on over thirty years of expertise in group improvement perform, Eric Shragge bargains a distinct old viewpoint on activism, linking a number of types of neighborhood organizing to the wider objective of primary social switch.

This new version locations modern group organizing in a post-9/11 context and encompasses a dialogue of nationwide and overseas organizing efforts—in the center East, within the Occupy move, in eu resistance to austerity measures, and in contemporary pupil protests in Quebec. a brand new chapter-length case examine masking Shragge's long term involvement with the Immigrant employees Centre in Montreal bargains one of many few English-language discussions of neighborhood organizing in Quebec. Activism and Social Change is a wonderful center or supplementary textual content in classes on social routine, group organizing, or group improvement.

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