Demonstrations & protest movements

    Arab Migrant Communities in the GCC

    Paperback Save £3.79 = £21.21

    An original, research-based, volume on Arab migration within the Gulf Cooperation Council GCC countries, rather than from outside

    Strike Art!

    By Yates McKee

    Paperback £10.25

    The collision of activism and contemporary art, from the Seattle protests to Occupy and beyond

    Daring to Drive

    By Manal Al-Sharif

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    A gripping memoir about a young woman from Saudi Arabia who becomes the accidental leader of a wildly subversive movement to put women behind the steering wheel.

    Struggle Or Starve: Working-Class Unity in Belfast\'s 1932 Outdoor Relief Riots

    By Sean Mitchell

    Paperback £11.45

    The story of how thousands of Catholics and Protestants united to challenge poverty and unemployment in Belfast, Ireland.

    Protest and the Politics of Space and Place, 1789-1848

    By Katrina Navickas

    Paperback £18.46

    An accessible and innovative analysis of how political groups used and contested spaces and places in protest. It uses a wide range of interesting sources, from Home Office correspondence to local magistrates, diaries and autobiographies, local newspapers, together with spatial analysis of sites of political protest plotted on historical maps....

    Shout it Loud, Shout it Clear

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    Street Spirit

    By Steve Crawshaw

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    From giant yellow rubber ducks to mischievous images of red-hatted dwarves, Street Spirit shows the power of those who use imagination in the place of violence to change the world for the better.


    By Jack Shenker

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    'I started reading this and couldn't stop. It's a remarkable piece of work, and very revealing. A stirring rendition of a people's revolution'- Noam Chomsky 'The deepest and most comprehensive account of Egypt's revolution in the English language' - Paul Mason Egypt is a nation in turmoil, caught in a...

    They Can't Kill Us All

    By Wesley Lowery

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    **Winner of the Christopher Isherwood Prize for Autobiographical Prose** 'A devastating front-line account of the police killings and the young activism that sparked one of the most significant racial justice movements since the 1960s: Black Lives Matter ... Lowery more or less pulls the sheet off America ... essential reading'...

    Direct Action

    By L. A. Kauffman

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    A longtime movement insider's powerful account of the origins of today's protest movements and what they can achieve now

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