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Citizenship

  • Lucy Stone: A Lifeby Sally G. McMillen

    Oxford University Press 2014; US$ 19.99

    In the rotunda of the nation's Capital a statue pays homage to three famous nineteenth-century American women suffragists: Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Susan B. Anthony, and Lucretia Mott. "Historically," the inscription beneath the marble statue notes, "these three stand unique and peerless." In fact, the statue has a glaring omission:... more...

  • Handbook of Political Citizenship and Social Movementsby H. A. van der Heijden

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2014; US$ 60.00

    This Handbook uniquely collates the results of several decades of academic research in these two important fields. The expert contributions successively address the different forms of political citizenship and current approaches and recent developments in social movement studies. Salient social movements in recent history are explored in depth, covering... more...

  • Disability and Social Movementsby Rachel Carling-Jenkins

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2014; US$ 109.95

    This book provides the reader with a ground-breaking understanding of disability and social movements. By describing how disability is philosophically, historically, and theoretically positioned, Carling-Jenkins is able to then examine disability relationally through an evaluation of the contributions of groups engaged in similar human rights struggles.... more...

  • Debating Brain Drain: May Governments Restrict Emigration?by Michael Blake; Gillian Brock

    Oxford University Press 2014; US$ 21.99

    Many of the best and brightest citizens of developing countries choose to emigrate to wealthier societies, taking their skills and educations with them. What do these people owe to their societies of origin? May developing societies legitimately demand that their citizens use their skills to improve life for their fellow citizens? Are these societies... more...

  • Revolutionizing Expectationsby Melissa Estes Blair

    University of Georgia Press 2014; US$ 24.95

    In the 1970s the women’s movement created tremendous changes in the lives of women throughout the United States. Millions of women participated in a movement that fundamentally altered the country’s ideas about how women could and should contribute to American society. Revolutionizing Expectations tells the story of some of those women, many... more...

  • Europeanizing Civil Societyby Rosa Sanchez Salgado

    Palgrave Macmillan 2014; US$ 100.00

    The European Union clearly matters for Civil Society Organizations (CSOs). EU officials and European political entrepreneurs has been crucial in the promotion of funding and access opportunities, but they have been proven to have little capacity to use CSOs for their own purposes. more...

  • Europeanizing Civil Societyby Rosa Sanchez Salgado

    Palgrave Macmillan 2014; US$ 100.00

    The European Union clearly matters for Civil Society Organizations (CSOs). EU officials and European political entrepreneurs has been crucial in the promotion of funding and access opportunities, but they have been proven to have little capacity to use CSOs for their own purposes. more...

  • Commonplace Diversity: Social Relations in a Super-Diverse Contextby Susanne Wessendorf

    Palgrave Macmillan 2014; US$ 90.00

    Drawing on in-depth ethnographic fieldwork, Wessendorf explores life in a super-diverse urban neighbourhood. The book presents a vivid account of the daily doings and social relations among the residents and how they pragmatically negotiate difference in their everyday lives. more...

  • Masculinity and Nationhood, 1830-1910by Josephine Hoegaerts

    Palgrave Macmillan 2014; US$ 95.00

    A history of what it meant to be a man, and a citizen of an emerging nation throughout the nineteenth century. This book not only relates how Belgians were taught how to move and fight, but also how they spoke and sang to express masculinity and patriotism. more...

  • Preventing Political Violence Against Civiliansby Aoibhín de Búrca

    Palgrave Macmillan 2014; US$ 90.00

    The increased targeting of civilians by militants raises serious and profound questions for policy-makers. Examining conflict in Northern Ireland, Israel and Palestine, this book focuses on ethno-nationalist militant groups and formulates a model to constrain violence against civilians. more...