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Black Flag BoricuasAnarchism, Antiauthoritarianism, and the Left in Puerto Rico, 1897-1921

Black Flag Boricuas: Anarchism, Antiauthoritarianism, and the Left in Puerto Rico, 1897-1921

Kirwin R. Shaffer

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252037641
eISBN:
9780252094903
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252037641.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change

This book examines the radical Left in Puerto Rico from the final years of Spanish colonial rule into the 1920s. Positioning Puerto Rico within the context of a regional anarchist network that ... More

Citizens in the PresentYouth Civic Engagement in the Americas

Citizens in the Present: Youth Civic Engagement in the Americas

Maria de los Angeles Torres, Irene Rizzini, and Norma Del Rio

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252037658
eISBN:
9780252094910
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252037658.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change

Although media coverage often portrays young people in urban areas as politically apathetic or disruptive, this book provides an antidote to such views through narratives of dedicated youth civic ... More

Global Perspectives on the United StatesPro-Americanism, Anti-Americanism, and the Discourses Between

Global Perspectives on the United States: Pro-Americanism, Anti-Americanism, and the Discourses Between

Virginia R. Domínguez and Jane C. Desmond (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780252040832
eISBN:
9780252099335
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252040832.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change

This essay introduces the reader to the contents of the book, Global Perspectives on the United States, as well as to The International Forum for U.S. Studies (IFUSS) through whose work and ... More

Obama, Clinton, PalinMaking History in Election 2008

Obama, Clinton, Palin: Making History in Election 2008

Liette Gidlow (ed.)

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252036606
eISBN:
9780252093654
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252036606.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change

Election 2008 made American history, but it was also the product of American history. Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton, and Sarah Palin smashed through some of the most enduring barriers to high ... More

Radical GothamAnarchism in New York City from Schwab's Saloon to Occupy Wall Street

Radical Gotham: Anarchism in New York City from Schwab's Saloon to Occupy Wall Street

Tom Goyens (ed.)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780252041051
eISBN:
9780252099595
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252041051.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change

New York City's identity as a cultural and artistic center, as a point of arrival for millions of immigrants sympathetic to anarchist ideas, and as a hub of capitalism made the city a unique and ... More

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