Advances in the Visual Analysis of Social Movements

Advances in the Visual Analysis of Social Movements

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This special issue is a key text in the current study of social movements. It introduces new analytical concepts for understanding visuals in social movements and examines case studies from across the globe; such as analysis of the symbols used in the Egyptian uprising, and contested images from anti-surveillance protests in Europe.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 260 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 23mm | 476.27g
  • Emerald Group Publishing Limited
  • Bingley, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 1781906351
  • 9781781906354

Table of contents

List of Contributors.
Toward a Visual Analysis of Social Movements, Conflict, and Political Mobilization.
"We are all Khaled Said": Visual Injustice Symbols in the Egyptian Revolution, 2010-2011.
Bodies Keying Politics:A Visual Frame Analysis of Gendered Local Activism in France and Finland.
Images of Surveillance: The Contested and Embedded Visual Language of Anti-Surveillance Protests.
The Emotional Imperative of the Visual: Images of the Fetus in Contemporary Australian Pro-Life Politics.
Protest Movements and Spectacles of Death: From Urban Places to Video Spaces.
What we can do with Visual Analysis in Social Movement Studies: Some (Self) Reflections.
The Work Stories do: Charles Tilly's Legacy on the Provision of Reasons, Storytelling, and Trust in Contentious Performances.
Repertoires of Contention and Tactical Choice in Latin America, 1981-1995.
About the contributors.
Advances in the Visual Analysis of Social Movements.
Research in Social Movements, Conflicts and Change.
Research in Social Movements, Conflicts and Change.
Copyright page.
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About Nicole Doerr

Doerr N. - Mount Holyoke College, MA, USA Mattoni A. - Center for Social Movement Studies (COSMOS), European University Institute, Italy. Teune S. - Social Science Research Center Berlin, Germany
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