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Title Global citizen action / edited by Michael Edwards, John Gaventa
Published Boulder, Colo. : Lynne Rienner Publishers, 2001


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 W'PONDS  323.042 Edw/Gca  AVAILABLE
 W'PONDS  323.042 Edw/Gca  AVAILABLE
Description vii, 328 pages ; 24 cm
Contents Ethical globalization / John D. Clark -- Transnational civil society / Ann M. Florini -- Transnational civil society coalitions and the World Bank / L. David Brown and Jonathan Fox -- Information, location, and legitimacy / Paul Nelson -- Constructing a southern constituency for global advocacy / Manuel Chiriboga V. -- IMF and civil society / Jan Aart Scholte -- Opportunities and constraints for civil society participation in multilateral lending operations / Diana Tussie and MarĂ­a Fernanda Tuzzo -- Danger, landmines! / Matthew J.O. Scott -- Jubilee 2000 / Carole J.L. Collins, Zie Gariyo, and Tony Burdon -- Crossborder organizing around alternatives in free trade / John Cavanagh, Sarah Anderson, and Karen Hansen-Kuhn -- National coalitions and global campaigns / Tom Lent and Roy Trivedy -- Handing over the stick / Kamal Singh -- Campaigning for corporate change / Peter Newell -- From the corridors of power to the global negotiating table / Felix Dodds -- International networking for women's human rights / Charlotte Bunch ... [et al.] -- Squatting on the global highway / Sheela Patel, Joel Bolnick, and Diana Mitlin -- Do the facts matter? / Caroline Harper -- What makes international campaigns effective? / Jennifer Chapman -- Global citizen action / John Gaventa
Analysis Case studies
Civil society
Community participation
Overseas item
Political participation
Protest movements
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 293-306) and index
Subject Direct action.
Political participation.
Power (Social sciences)
Social change.
Author Edwards, Michael, 1957-
Gaventa, John, 1949-
LC no. 2001019070
ISBN 1555879683 (alk. paper)
1555879934 (paperback: alk. paper)