Contentious Lives Two Argentine Women, Two Protests, and the Quest for Recognition (Latin America Otherwise) by Javier Auyero

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Published by Duke University Press .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Cultural studies,
  • Demonstrations & protest movements,
  • Social aspects,
  • Experience,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology,
  • Argentina,
  • Ethnic Studies - General,
  • Women"s Studies - General,
  • Anthropology/Ethnography,
  • Latin American Studies,
  • Case studies,
  • Protest movements,
  • Women political activists

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The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages230
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9651234M
ISBN 100822331284
ISBN 109780822331285

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Contentious Lives examines the ways popular protests are experienced and remembered, individually and collectively, by those who participate in them. Javier Auyero focuses on the roles of two young women, Nana and Laura, in uprisings in Argentina (the two-day protest in the northwestern city of Santiago del Estero in and the six-day road blockade in the southern oil towns of Cutral-co and Cited by: Praise “Contentious Lives is a contribution to discussions of popular resistance and the combined effects of globalization, neoliberal economic policies, and political corruption in Argentina and elsewhere.” — Frauensolidarität "Contentious Lives raises important questions about the intentions, perceptions, and emergent political identities of "average" participants in social movements.

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Contentious Lives. examines the ways popular protests are experienced and remembered, individually and collectively, by those who participate in them. Javier Auyero focuses on the roles of two young women, Nana and Laura, in uprisings in Argentina (the two-day protest in the northwestern city of Santiago del Estero in and the six-day road blockade in the southern oil towns of Cutral-co 5/5(2).

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Balancing attention to large-scale political and economic processes with acknowledgment of the plurality of meanings emanating from personal experiences, Contentious Lives is an insightful, penetrating, and timely contribution to discussions of popular resistance and the combined effects of globalization, neoliberal economic policies, and.

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Contentious Lives. examines the ways popular protests are experienced and remembered, individually and collectively, by those who participate in them. Javier Auyero focuses on the roles of two young women, Nana and Laura, in uprisings in Argentina (the two-day protest in the northwestern city of Santiago del Estero in and the six-day road blockade in the southern oil towns of Cutral-co.

Contentious lives: two Argentine women, two protests, and the quest for recognition. This book focuses on the roles of two young women, Nana and Laura, in uprisings in Argentina.

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Social movements have an elusive power but one that is altogether real. From the French and American revolutions to the post-Soviet, ethnic and terrorist movements of today, contentious politics exercises a fleeting but powerful influence on politics, society and international relations.

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