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The Common Law in Two Voices

Kwai Hang Ng.

July 2009; published online June 2013.

Book. Subjects: social movements and social change. 352 pages.

Hong Kong is one of the very few places in the world where the common law can be practiced in a language other than English. Introduced into the courtroom over a decade ago, Cantonese has...

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Between Law and Diplomacy

Joseph Conti.

December 2010; published online June 2013.

Book. Subjects: social movements and social change. 264 pages.

This book crafts an insider's look at international trade disputes at one of the most important institutions in the global economy: the World Trade Organization (WTO). The WTO regulates the...

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Patterns of Protest

Catherine Corrigall-Brown.

December 2011; published online June 2013.

Book. Subjects: social movements and social change. 192 pages.

Asked to name an activist, many people think of someone like Cesar Chavez or Rosa Parks—someone uniquely and passionately devoted to a cause. Yet, two-thirds of Americans report having...

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From Social Movement to Moral Market

Paul-Brian McInerney.

January 2014; published online May 2014.

Book. Subjects: social movements and social change. 256 pages.

What happens when social movement ideals meet market principles? Based on a three-year ethnography of a technology movement, this book shows how social movements make and shape markets. To...

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A Matter of Principle

Edited by Thomas Cushman, Gary Marx and Christine Williams.

November 2005; published online March 2012.

Book. Subjects: social movements and social change. 384 pages.

Current debate over the motives, ideological justifications, and outcomes of the war with Iraq has been strident and polarizing. This book is the first volume gathering critical voices from...

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Understanding Global Slavery

Kevin Bales.

July 2005; published online March 2012.

Book. Subjects: social movements and social change. 222 pages.

Although slavery is illegal throughout the world, it has previously been noted by the author of this book that more than twenty-seven million people—in countries from Pakistan to Thailand...

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Transforming Terror

Edited by Karin LofthusCarrington.

February 2011; published online March 2012.

Book. Subjects: social movements and social change. 392 pages.

This book offers a new paradigm for moving the world beyond violence as the first, and often only, response to violence. Through essays and poetry, prayers and meditations, it demonstrates...

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The responsiveness of social policies in Europe

Menno Fenger, Martijn van der Steen and Lieske van der Torre.

September 2013; published online May 2014.

Book. Subjects: social movements and social change. 256 pages.

This book offers theoretical and practical insights in the responsiveness of social policies. It includes a comparative analysis of recent developments in social assistance, sheltered work...

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Policy analysis in Germany

Sonja Blum and Klaus Schubert.

July 2013; published online January 2014.

Book. Subjects: social movements and social change. 312 pages.

This comprehensive study, part of the International Library of Policy Analysis, brings together for the first time a systemic overview of policy analysis activities in Germany. Written by...

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Policy analysis in Brazil

Edited by Jeni Vaitsman, Jose M. Ribeiro and Lenaura Lobato.

July 2013; published online January 2014.

Book. Subjects: social movements and social change. 304 pages.

Policy analysis in Brazil is part of the International Library of Policy Analysis and is the first book to paint a comprehensive panorama of policy analysis activities in Brazil....

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