Paper $41.95 ISBN: 9781848133891 Published January 2010 For sale in North and South America only
Cloth $134.95 ISBN: 9781848133884 Published January 2010 For sale in North and South America only

Citizenship and Social Movements

Perspectives from the Global South

Lisa Thompson and Chris Tapscott

Citizenship and Social Movements

Lisa Thompson and Chris Tapscott

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304 pages | 5.4375 x 8.5
Paper $41.95 ISBN: 9781848133891 Published January 2010 For sale in North and South America only
Cloth $134.95 ISBN: 9781848133884 Published January 2010 For sale in North and South America only
Contents
Introduction

1. Mobilisation and Social Movements in the South: the Challenges of Inclusive Governance - Lisa Thompson and Chris Tapscott

Section One: Socio-economic Rights and Social Movements

2. Social Movements and Rights Claims: The Case of Action Groups in the Niger Delta - Eghosa E. Osaghae

3. Why Do Garment Workers in Bangladesh Fail to Mobilize? - Simeen Mahmud

4. Mobilization through Litigation: Claiming Health Rights on Asbestos Issues in South Africa - Nardia Simpson and Linda Waldman

Section Two: Social Movements and Global Development Discourses

5. Water Rights and State Management in India and South Africa - Lyla Mehta, Lisa Thompson and Ndodana Nleya

6. Environmental Activism in Brazil: The Rise of a Social Movement - Angela Alonso, Valeriano Costa and Débora Maciel

7. The Struggle Towards Rights and Communitarian Citizenship: The Zapatista movement in Mexico - Carlos Cortez Ruiz

Section Three: Mobilization, Social Movements and Inclusive Governance

8. Participation, Inclusion and Development Under Conditions of Social Mobilization - Vera Schatten P. Coelho and Arilson Favareto

9. Popular Mobilization, Party Dominance and Participatory Governance in South Africa - Laurence Piper and Lubna Nadvi

10. Contesting Development, Reinventing Democracy: Grassroots Social Movements in India - Ranjita Mohanty

11. Social Mobilization in Cape Town: A Tale of Two Communities - Chris Tapscott
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