Franklin

Mobilizing for democracy : citizen action and the politics of public participation / edited by Vera Schattan P. Coelho and Bettina Von Lieres.

Publication:
London ; New York : Zed, 2010.
Format/Description:
Book
xvi, 287 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Series:
Claiming citizenship.
Claiming citizenship
Status/Location:
Loading...

Get It

Details

Subjects:
Political participation -- Case studies.
Democracy -- Case studies.
Summary:
Using new empirical case studies from around the world, this book illustrates how alternative forms of political mobilization - protests, social participation, activism, litigation & lobbying - engage with the formal institutions of representative democracy in ways that constitute the very essence of democratic politics.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Coelho, Vera Schattan P.
Von Lieres, Bettina.
ISBN:
9781848134454 (hbk.)
1848134452 (hbk.)
1848134460 (pbk.)
9781848134461 (pbk.)
9781848134478 (ebk.)
1848134479 (ebk.)
OCLC:
463640395