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The Resource Mobilizing the community : local politics in the era of the global city, edited by Robert Fisher, Joseph Kling

Mobilizing the community : local politics in the era of the global city, edited by Robert Fisher, Joseph Kling

Label
Mobilizing the community : local politics in the era of the global city
Title
Mobilizing the community
Title remainder
local politics in the era of the global city
Statement of responsibility
edited by Robert Fisher, Joseph Kling
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
UKM
Dewey number
320
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Fisher, Robert
  • Kling, Joseph M
Series statement
Urban affairs annual reviews
Series volume
41
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Community development
  • Social movements
  • Municipal government
  • Urbanization
Label
Mobilizing the community : local politics in the era of the global city, edited by Robert Fisher, Joseph Kling
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223044486224
  • 31223044486216
  • 31223037926046
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction: The continued vitality of community mobilization / Robert Fisher and Joseph King -- pt. 1. Historical and theoretical contexts: Grass-roots organizing worldwide: Common ground, historical roots, and the tension between democracy and the state / Robert Fisher -- Complex society / complex cities: New social movements and the restructuring of urban space / Joseph Kling -- Participation in New York and London: Community and market under capitalism / Norman Fainstein and Susan S. Fainstein -- pt. 2. Community-based mobilizations: Private spaces and the politics of places: Spatioeconomic restpt.uring and community organizing in Tucson and El Paso / Sallie A. Marston and George Towers -- Building multiracial alliances: The case of people united for a better Oakland / Gary Delgado -- Keep on keeping on: Organizing for welfare rights in Massachusetts / Betty Reid Mandell and Ann Withorn -- The career of urban social movements in West Germany / Margit Mayer
  • (Cont.) The silent valley (Kerala, India) dam abandonment: A case of successful community mobilization / Mathew Zachariah -- "Deepening" democracy: Popular movement networks, constitutional reform, and radical urban regimes in contemporary Brazil / Sonia E. Alvarez -- pt. 3. Identity politics and social movements: Friends and neighbors: Knowledge and campaigning in London / Judith Allen -- The difficulty of leaving "Home": gay and lesbian organizing to confront AIDS / Valerie Lehr -- Pioneering Moslem women in France / Sophie Body-Gendrot -- The Bay area movement against the Gulf War / Barbara Epstein -- Conclusion: Prospects and strategies for mobilization in the era of global cities / Robert Fisher and Joseph Kling -- Index -- About the contributors
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xxiii, 338 p.
Isbn
9780803942486
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
30509535
Label
Mobilizing the community : local politics in the era of the global city, edited by Robert Fisher, Joseph Kling
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223044486224
  • 31223044486216
  • 31223037926046
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction: The continued vitality of community mobilization / Robert Fisher and Joseph King -- pt. 1. Historical and theoretical contexts: Grass-roots organizing worldwide: Common ground, historical roots, and the tension between democracy and the state / Robert Fisher -- Complex society / complex cities: New social movements and the restructuring of urban space / Joseph Kling -- Participation in New York and London: Community and market under capitalism / Norman Fainstein and Susan S. Fainstein -- pt. 2. Community-based mobilizations: Private spaces and the politics of places: Spatioeconomic restpt.uring and community organizing in Tucson and El Paso / Sallie A. Marston and George Towers -- Building multiracial alliances: The case of people united for a better Oakland / Gary Delgado -- Keep on keeping on: Organizing for welfare rights in Massachusetts / Betty Reid Mandell and Ann Withorn -- The career of urban social movements in West Germany / Margit Mayer
  • (Cont.) The silent valley (Kerala, India) dam abandonment: A case of successful community mobilization / Mathew Zachariah -- "Deepening" democracy: Popular movement networks, constitutional reform, and radical urban regimes in contemporary Brazil / Sonia E. Alvarez -- pt. 3. Identity politics and social movements: Friends and neighbors: Knowledge and campaigning in London / Judith Allen -- The difficulty of leaving "Home": gay and lesbian organizing to confront AIDS / Valerie Lehr -- Pioneering Moslem women in France / Sophie Body-Gendrot -- The Bay area movement against the Gulf War / Barbara Epstein -- Conclusion: Prospects and strategies for mobilization in the era of global cities / Robert Fisher and Joseph Kling -- Index -- About the contributors
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xxiii, 338 p.
Isbn
9780803942486
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
30509535

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