Occupying Political Science: The Occupy Wall Street Movement from New York to the World

0 avg rating
( 0 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9781137277398: Occupying Political Science: The Occupy Wall Street Movement from New York to the World
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

Occupying Political Science is a collection of critical essays by New York based scholars, researchers, and activists, which takes an unconventional look at the Occupy Wall Street movement through concepts found in the field of political science. Both normative and descriptive in its approach, Occupying Political Science seeks to understand not only the origins, logic, and prospects of the OWS movement, but also its effect on political institutions, activism, and the very way we analyze power. It does so by asking questions such as: How does OWS make us rethink the discipline of political science, and how might the political science discipline offer ways to understand and illuminate aspects of OWS? How does social location influence OWS, our efforts to understand it, and the social science that we do? Through addressing topics including social movements and non-violent resistance, surveillance and means of social control, electoral arrangements, new social media and technology, and global connections, the authors offer a unique approach that takes seriously the implications of their physical, social and disciplinary location, in New York, both in relation to Occupy Wall Street, and in their role as scholars in political science.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

Emily Welty is Assistant Professor of Political Science and Director of the Peace and Justice Studies Program at Pace University. Matthew Bolton is Assistant Professor of Political Science at Pace University. Meghana Nayak is Associate Professor of Political Science at Pace University. Christopher Malone is Chair and Associate Professor of Political Science at Pace University.

Review:

"Provocative, thoughtful and well-informed. Best of all, it is a pleasure to read!"- Frances Fox Piven, Professor of Political Science and Sociology at the CUNY Graduate Center, author of Who's Afraid of Frances Fox Piven, the Essential Writings of the Professor Glenn Beck Loves to Hate.

"This cleverly conceived and carefully curated volume will be welcomed by those interested in Occupy and social movements... this is destined to be a crucial text in the emergent activist social science literature." - Eric Selbin, Professor of Political Science and University Scholar, Southwestern University.

"Occupying Political Science is premised on the idea that political science as an academic discipline can learn from Occupy and, in fact, needs to be occupied so that it can better fulfill its academic mission of speaking truth to power." - Sanford F. Schram in Perspectives on Politics.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Other Popular Editions of the Same Title

9781349447121: Occupying Political Science: The Occupy Wall Street Movement from New York to the World

Featured Edition

ISBN 10:  1349447129 ISBN 13:  9781349447121
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan, 2012
Softcover

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Published by Palgrave Macmillan 2013-01-08 (2013)
ISBN 10: 1137277394 ISBN 13: 9781137277398
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Ebooksweb COM LLC
(Bensalem, PA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Palgrave Macmillan 2013-01-08, 2013. Hardcover. Condition: New. 1137277394. Seller Inventory # Z1137277394ZN

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 21.56
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

2.

Published by Palgrave Macmillan
ISBN 10: 1137277394 ISBN 13: 9781137277398
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Bookhouse COM LLC
(Philadelphia, PA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Palgrave Macmillan. Hardcover. Condition: New. 1137277394. Seller Inventory # Z1137277394ZN

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 21.77
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

3.

Published by Palgrave Macmillan
ISBN 10: 1137277394 ISBN 13: 9781137277398
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Vital Products COM LLC
(Southampton, PA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Palgrave Macmillan. Hardcover. Condition: New. 1137277394. Seller Inventory # Z1137277394ZN

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 21.79
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

4.

Published by Palgrave Macmillan
ISBN 10: 1137277394 ISBN 13: 9781137277398
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
BookShop4U
(PHILADELPHIA, PA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Palgrave Macmillan. Hardcover. Condition: New. 1137277394. Seller Inventory # Z1137277394ZN

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 21.79
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

5.

Published by Palgrave Macmillan
ISBN 10: 1137277394 ISBN 13: 9781137277398
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Booklot COM LLC
(Philadelphia, PA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Palgrave Macmillan. Hardcover. Condition: New. 1137277394. Seller Inventory # Z1137277394ZN

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 21.79
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

6.

Published by Palgrave Macmillan
ISBN 10: 1137277394 ISBN 13: 9781137277398
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Qwestbooks COM LLC
(Bensalem, PA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Palgrave Macmillan. Hardcover. Condition: New. 1137277394. Seller Inventory # Z1137277394ZN

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 22.17
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

7.

Published by Palgrave Macmillan
ISBN 10: 1137277394 ISBN 13: 9781137277398
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Mega Buzz
(Bensalem, PA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Palgrave Macmillan. Hardcover. Condition: New. 1137277394. Seller Inventory # Z1137277394ZN

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 27.08
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

8.

Published by Palgrave Macmillan
ISBN 10: 1137277394 ISBN 13: 9781137277398
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Best Bates
(Bensalem, PA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Palgrave Macmillan. Hardcover. Condition: New. 1137277394. Seller Inventory # Z1137277394ZN

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 27.09
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

9.

Published by Palgrave Macmillan (2012)
ISBN 10: 1137277394 ISBN 13: 9781137277398
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Irish Booksellers
(Portland, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Palgrave Macmillan, 2012. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # M1137277394

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 37.41
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.27
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

10.

Published by AIAA (2013)
ISBN 10: 1137277394 ISBN 13: 9781137277398
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 4
Seller:
Bookbarn International
(Bristol, SOM, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description AIAA, 2013. Hardcover. Condition: New. Fast Dispatch. Expedited UK Delivery Available. Excellent Customer Service. No dust jacket. Seller Inventory # BBI3077738

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 61.75
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 2.52
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book