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Violence and dissent in urban America.

Violence and dissent in urban America.

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Published by Southern Newspaper Publishers Association Foundation in Atlanta, Ga .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Violence -- United States -- Addresses, essays, lectures,
    • Cities and towns -- United States -- Addresses, essays, lectures

    • Edition Notes

      StatementFred R. Crawford, editor.
      SeriesSNPA Foundation seminar books
      ContributionsCrawford, Fred Roberts, 1924- ed., Emory University. Center for Research in Social Change., Southern Newspaper Publishers Association Foundation.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHN90.V5 V533
      The Physical Object
      Pagination114 p.
      Number of Pages114
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5087054M
      LC Control Number74158370

      Urban America, Inc., and the Urban Coalition, One Year Later: An Assessment of the Nations Response to the Crisis Described by the National Advisory Commission on Civil Disorders, New York: Praeger, U.S. Civil Rights Commission, Federal Civil Rights Enforcement Ef­ fort, Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office,   The Names of Dissent: Yesterday's 'Anti-National' is Today's ‘Urban Naxal’ Arun Ferreira, a human rights activist and lawyer, after he was arrested by the Pune police in connection with Bhima Koregaon violence case, in Mumbai.

        Dissent and Democracy in Modern American History. police station in and played a large role in the arrests and prosecutions of anarchists following the Haymarket violence. Schaak included in his book the published principles and constitutions of several radical parties, such as the Workingmen’s Party of the United States, excerpted.   Though both the terms ‘Anti-National’ and ‘Urban Naxal’ are used to vilify and delegitimise dissent, and overlap to a great extent, there are some significant differences between the two. While the term ‘anti-national’ has been an important part of the BJP-RSS lexicon to brand opposition since a long time, the term ‘urban naxal.

        Using case studies like the Occupy movement, selective refusal by Israeli soldiers, urban squatters, democratic education and violence by anti-Apartheid activists, the book highlights the many forms dissent takes along with the many ways liberal-democratic states criminalize : Rob Watts. Using case studies like the Occupy movement, selective refusal by Israeli soldiers, urban squatters, democratic education and violence by anti-Apartheid activists, the book highlights the many forms dissent takes along with the many ways liberal-democratic states criminalize it.


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