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Advances in the Visual Analysis of Social Movements Vol: 35

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14 Mar 2013
Emerald Group Publishing Limited
260 pages - 152 x 229 x 23mm
Research in Social Movements, Conflicts and Change


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.
List of Contributors. Foreword. 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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