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Learning from the Ground Up : Global Perspectives on Social Movements and Knowledge Production

"An extremely important book. Choudry and Kapoor point the way for a new form of scholarship where scholars, who are themselves committed activists, engage critically with the mass movements."--Robert Biel, Senior Lecturer of Political Ecology, University College London; author of The New Imperialism
Print Book, English, 2010
Palgrave Macmillan, New York, 2010
x, 256 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
9780230621039, 0230621031
Learning from the ground up : global perspectives on social movements and knowledge production / Aziz Choudry and Dip Kapoor
Global justice? Contesting NGOization : knowledge politics and containment in antiglobalization networks / Aziz Choudry
Knowledge and power in South Africa : xenophobia and survival in the post-apartheid state / Ashwin Desai and Shannon Walsh
On the question of expertise : a critical reflection on "civil society" processes / Robyn Magalit Rodriguez
Whatever happened to the counter-globalization movement? Some reflections on antagonism, vanguardism, and professionalization / Kees Hudig and Emma Dowling
Collective approaches to activist knowledge : experiences of the new anti-apartheid movement in Toronto / Rafeef Ziadah and Adam Hanieh
The subjectivation of marriage migrants in Taiwan : the insider's perspectives / Hsiao-Chuan Hsia
Learning to win : exploring knowledge and strategy development in anti-privitization struggles in Colombia / Mario Novelli
Worker education and social movement knowledge production : practical tensions and lessons / David Bleakney and Michael Morrill
Conversations on the M60 : knowledge production through collective ethnographies / Biju Mathew
Vanguards and masses : global lessons from the Grenada revolution / David Austin
Learning and knowledge production in Dalit social movements in rural India / Kumar Prasant and Dip Kapoor
Anjuman-e-Mazareen Punjab : ownership or death : the struggle continues / Azra Talat Sayeed and Wali Haider
How do you say Netuklimk in English? Using documentary video to capture Bear River First Nation's learning through action / Martha Stiegman and Sherry Pictou