Violent Protest, Contentious Politics, and the Neoliberal StateeBook - 2012
This volume of cutting-edge research comparatively analyzes violent protest and rioting, furthering our understanding of this increasingly prevalent form of claim making. Hank Johnston and Seraphim Seferiades bring together internationally recognized experts in the field of protest studies and contentious politics to analyze the causes and trajectories of violence as a protest tactic. Crossnational comparisons from North America, Britain, France, Germany, Greece, Iran, Thailand, and elsewhere contribute to the volume's theoretical elaboration, while several case studies add depth to the discus.
Publisher: Farnham : Ashgate Publishing Ltd, 2012
Characteristics: 1 online resource (249 pages)