Lifestyle politics and radical activism /

Attempts by people to enact their political beliefs in their daily lives have become commonplace in contemporary US culture, in spheres ranging from shopping habits to romantic attachments. This groundbreaking book examines how collective social movements have cultivated individual practices of &quo...

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Author / Creator:Portwood-Stacer, Laura.
Imprint:New York : Bloomsbury Academic, 2013.
Description:1 online resource (xii, 198 pages)
Language:English
Series:Contemporary anarchist studies
Contemporary anarchist studies.
Subject:Radicalism -- United States.
Anarchism -- United States.
Lifestyles -- Political aspects -- United States.
Anarchism.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- General.
Anarchism.
Radicalism.
United States.
Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Format: E-Resource Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/12327051
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ISBN:9781441157430
1441157433
9781441188663
1441188665
9781441184269
1441184260
9781501306792
1501306790
1441157433
9781441105127
1441105123
Notes:Includes bibliographical references and index.
English.
Online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on August 12, 2013).
Summary:Attempts by people to enact their political beliefs in their daily lives have become commonplace in contemporary US culture, in spheres ranging from shopping habits to romantic attachments. This groundbreaking book examines how collective social movements have cultivated individual practices of ""lifestyle politics"" as part of their strategies of resistance, and the tensions they must navigate in doing so. Drawing on feminism and other movements that claim that ""the personal is political, "" the book explores how radical anarchist activists position their own lifestyles within projects of res.
Other form:Print version: Portwood-Stacer, Laura. Lifestyle politics and radical activism. New York : Bloomsbury, 2013 9781441188663
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