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Published: 19 April 2012

224 Pages


ISBN: 9780199842766

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Democracy in the Making

How Activist Groups Form

Kathleen M. Blee

Oxford Studies in Culture and Politics

  • Establishes a new theory of activism that shows how the beginnings of activist groups have long-term consequences
  • Provides a new perspective on the crisis of civic participation by revealing the potential—and the limits—of grassroots activism to reshape democracy

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