Visions of Solidarity : U.S. Peace Activists in Nicaragua from War to Women's Activism and Globalization
Visions of Solidarity is currently the only study of peace activist's transformation from an anti-war struggle to an anti-globalization struggle. It explores the power dynamics between citizen activists in the Global North and South, examining efforts at reframing issues of social justice over time, and highlighting transnational feminist politics and agency at the local level.
- Paperback | 166 pages
- 152.4 x 218.4 x 17.8mm | 249.48g
- 30 Sep 2006
- Lexington Books
- Lanham, MD, United States
Table of contents
Chapter 1 Rethinking Transnational Activism in Nicaragua Chapter 2 Revolution and International Solidarity Chapter 3 Examining White Privilege Chapter 4 From Revolutionary Government to NGO's Chapter 5 Women to Women Citizen Activism Chapter 6 Witnessing for Peace After the Contra War Chapter 7 Visions of Solidarity
About Clare M. Weber
Clare M. Weber is assistant professor of sociology at California State University Dominguez Hills.