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By Eric Shragge

Drawing on over thirty years of expertise in group improvement perform, Eric Shragge deals a different old viewpoint on activism, linking a variety of varieties of neighborhood organizing to the wider objective of basic social swap.

This new version areas modern neighborhood organizing in a post-9/11 context and features a dialogue of nationwide and foreign organizing efforts—in the center East, within the Occupy circulate, in ecu resistance to austerity measures, and in fresh scholar protests in Quebec. a brand new chapter-length case learn protecting Shragge's long term involvement with the Immigrant employees Centre in Montreal bargains one of many few English-language discussions of group organizing in Quebec. Activism and Social Change is a superb center or supplementary textual content in classes on social hobbies, group organizing, or group improvement.

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