Cultural Politics and Resistance in the 21st Century

Community-Based Social Movements and Global Change in the Americas

  • Editors
  • Kara Z. Dellacioppa
  • Clare Weber

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-viii
  2. Local Communities and Global Resistance

    1. Kara Z. Dellacioppa
      Pages 1-19
  3. Cultural Resistance and Identity

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 21-21
    2. Aída Hernández Castillo, Gisela Espinosa Damian
      Pages 23-48
    3. Jessica K. Taft
      Pages 49-60
    4. Melissa N. Govea
      Pages 61-77
    5. Oscar Marquez
      Pages 79-98
  4. Political Resistance and Identity

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 99-99
    2. Jennifer Rogers
      Pages 101-116
    3. André C. Drainville
      Pages 145-176
    4. Clare Weber
      Pages 177-180
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 181-195

About this book


By analyzing the cases present in this volume, the editors develop important steps towards a theory of social change that can adequately address the complex realities and intersectionality of identity (race, gender, class, sexuality, nationality) within and among these new movements.


autonomy community economy feminism gender globalization identity Nation nationality politics social change women

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