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A State of Force

The Repressive Policing of Contention in Queensland under Frederic Urquhart

Paul Bleakley

against Indigenous communities and sociopolitical protesters makes him an essential figure in the development of policing civil protest action in Queensland, and Australia more broadly. By assessing the contribution that the policing philosophy adopted by

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The Incredible Edible Movement

People Power, Adaptation, and Challenges in Rennes (France) and Montreal (Canada)

Giulia Giacchè and Lya Porto

by IE. In Rennes, there is another association, Jardins (ou) Verts, that aims to promote permaculture philosophy, nature, and agriculture within the city. The president of this association was one of the first to be interested in the IE movement. He

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Weapons for Witnessing

American Street Preaching and the Rhythms of War

Kyle Byron

rhythmanalysis, the study of spatiality and temporality must proceed in tandem through the examination of rhythms, that is, the form of cyclical and linear movements through time and space. Part process philosophy, part Marxist critique, and part embodied

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Violence, Social Movements, and Black Freedom Struggles

Ten Theses toward a Research Agenda for Scholars of Contention Today

AK Thompson

criminalization of protest, see Yoder (2018) . References Aptheker , Herbert . 1993 . American Negro Slave Revolts . New York : International Publishers . Benjamin , Walter . 1968 . “ Theses on the Philosophy of History .” In Illuminations

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The Amāra on the Square

Connective Agency and the Aesthetics of the Egyptian Revolution

Ayman El-Desouky

people from beyond the referential veils of political philosophies or even artistic imagination, and in doing so confirmed collective modes of expression and of communication as modes of knowing and of exercising power? Popular movements, as Michel

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“It Is Better to Die”

Abbé Rousseau and the Meanings of Suicide

Jeffrey Merrick

manuscript and in some cases later published), and journals contain dozens of stories about men and women who drowned, hanged, or shot themselves. Some sources suggested global causes, especially pestilential “philosophy,” meaning the Enlightenment, but most

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Jules Vallès and Séverine

Romantic Socialism and the Afterlife of a Cross-Sex Friendship in French Political Culture, 1880–1929

Michael Mulvey

’s socialism-cum-moral philosophy fared poorly in leftist circles, which instead embraced the more confident language of economics to explain revolutionary change. Séverine had entered a political tradition that promised her a right to project into a masculine

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Private Politics in the Garden of England

An Atypical Case of Anti–Wind Farm Contention

Matthew Ogilvie

the managers of funds in which you invest to make sure that investment criteria are set which match your own philosophy in respect of social obligations . My belief, in this particular case, is that your standards in respect of “social injury” are

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Searching for the Young Soul Rebels

On Writing, New Wave, and the Ends of Cultural Studies

Richard Langston

articulate in his magisterial The Philosophy of Money the political stakes in a modern theory of the soul. In a world shaped by an unparalleled division of labor, on the one hand, and the vast accumulation of objective culture, on the other, the fragmentary

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Using Art to Resist Epistemic Injustice

The Aesthetics of the Oppressed and Democratic Freedom

Gustavo H. Dalaqua

into actors? One reason … is that … political philosophy of a democratic stamp has a special obligation to develop political principles in a manner that respects the everyday structure of political experience” ( 2010: 6 ). In the wake of Boal, one could