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Cyber Resistance: Palestinian Youth and Emerging Internet Culture

Makram Khoury-Machool

in Being Young and Muslim: New Cultural Politics in the Global South and North

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2010
ISBN:
9780195369212
eISBN:
9780199871179
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195369212.003.0007
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society, Islam

This chapter examines the relationship between Palestinian youth, information and communication technology (ICT), and political activism. The emergence of the Palestinian information society began in ... More


Christian Youth Activism and South African Black Ecclesiology

Reggie Nel

in Contesting Post-Racialism: Conflicted Churches in the United States and South Africa

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9781628462005
eISBN:
9781626745094
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781628462005.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

Youth are a key force in inducing social and ecclesial transformation. The chapter narrates and analyzes a particular trajectory of Christian youth activism, i.e., “youth in the mission to overcome ... More


After the Rebellion: Black Youth, Social Movement Activism, and the Post-Civil Rights Generation

Sekou M. Franklin

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814789384
eISBN:
9780814760611
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814789384.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

What happened to black youth in the post-civil rights generation? What kind of causes did they rally around and were they even rallying in the first place? This book takes a close look at a variety ... More


Movement Activism and the Post–Civil Rights Generation

Sekou M. Franklin

in After the Rebellion: Black Youth, Social Movement Activism, and the Post-Civil Rights Generation

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814789384
eISBN:
9780814760611
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814789384.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter offers an overview of youth-based activism. It pays attention to four theoretical concerns: the political status of black youth in the post-civil rights era, the significance of movement ... More


What Is “the Power of the Youth”?

Jennifer Tilton

in Dangerous or Endangered?: Race and the Politics of Youth in Urban America

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814783115
eISBN:
9780814784273
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814783115.003.0006
Subject:
Anthropology, American and Canadian Cultural Anthropology

This chapter examines race and the politics of youth in Oakland, with particular emphasis on youth activists' alternative vision of the politics of childhood and the place of young people in the ... More


Youth Activism in an Era of Education Inequality

Ben Kirshner

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9781479861316
eISBN:
9781479805563
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479861316.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

This is what democracy looks like: youth organizers in Colorado negotiate new school discipline policies to end the school to jail track. Latino and African American students march to district ... More


Youth Movements and the 25 January Revolution

Dina Shehata

in Arab Spring in Egypt: Revolution and Beyond (A Tahrir Studies Edition)

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9789774165368
eISBN:
9781617971365
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
American University in Cairo Press
DOI:
10.5743/cairo/9789774165368.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter examines the role of youth movements and youth activists in the making and the unfolding of the January 25 revolution. While recognizing that youth is a disputed unit of analysis and ... More


Introduction

Ben Kirshner

in Youth Activism in an Era of Education Inequality

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9781479861316
eISBN:
9781479805563
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479861316.003.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

This introductory chapter provides an overview of the book's main themes. This book focuses on the interdependent relationship between youths' political engagement, their development, and societal ... More


Youth Activism and the NAACP

Lee Sartain

in Borders of Equality: The NAACP and the Baltimore Civil Rights Struggle, 1914-1970

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781617037511
eISBN:
9781621039303
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781617037511.003.0005
Subject:
History, African-American History

This chapter examines the youth movement in Baltimore, from early NAACP college chapters to other groups in the 1960s. It looks at the NAACP’s creation of Youth Councils and College Chapters to ... More


The World beyond the Campus

Sekou M. Franklin

in After the Rebellion: Black Youth, Social Movement Activism, and the Post-Civil Rights Generation

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814789384
eISBN:
9780814760611
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814789384.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter describes the role of youth-based activism by highlighting the origins, development, and collapse of the Southern Negro Youth Congress (SNYC), and its interaction with a diverse movement ... More


Teaching without Teaching

Ben Kirshner

in Youth Activism in an Era of Education Inequality

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9781479861316
eISBN:
9781479805563
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479861316.003.0005
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

This chapter is based on ethnographic research about youth activism in the San Francisco Bay Area. It examines how youth activists, who played key roles implementing complex social action campaigns, ... More


Introduction

Sekou M. Franklin

in After the Rebellion: Black Youth, Social Movement Activism, and the Post-Civil Rights Generation

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814789384
eISBN:
9780814760611
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814789384.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This introductory chapter briefly explores the pivotal role of young blacks in social movements and political discourse, and looks at how this role diminished in the post-civil rights movement ... More


Conclusion

Sekou M. Franklin

in After the Rebellion: Black Youth, Social Movement Activism, and the Post-Civil Rights Generation

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814789384
eISBN:
9780814760611
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814789384.003.0011
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This concluding chapter discusses the tribulations and triumphs of social movement activism among the post-civil rights generation. It argues that constraints on movement activism will remain as long ... More


Identity, Islamism and Politics: The Internal Factors

Ali Riaz

in Islam and identity politics among British-Bangladeshis: A leap of faith

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780719089558
eISBN:
9781781705803
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719089558.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, UK Politics

Four internal contributory factors, the impact of Bangladeshi politics, the rise of Islamist youth groups in the 1980s and the 1990s, the failures of the secular leadership, and the sources of ... More


Conclusion: Activism, Dignity, and Human Development

Ben Kirshner

in Youth Activism in an Era of Education Inequality

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9781479861316
eISBN:
9781479805563
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479861316.003.0007
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

This concluding chapter highlights themes that cut across the prior empirical chapters and identifies implications for settings that foster youths' political participation. This book offered case ... More


Networked Publics and Digital Contention: The Politics of Everyday Life in Tunisia

Mohamed Zayani

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780190239763
eISBN:
9780190239800
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190239763.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Democratization

How is the adoption of digital media in the Arab world affecting the relationship between the state and its subjects? What new forms of online engagement and strategies of resistance have emerged ... More


The 9/11 Generation: Youth, Rights, and Solidarity in the War on Terror

Sunaina Marr Maira

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9781479817696
eISBN:
9781479866069
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479817696.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

In The 9/11 Generation, Sunaina Marr Maira uses extensive ethnography to understand the meaning of political subjecthood and mobilization for Arab, South Asian, and Afghan American youth. Maira ... More


Holding on to the “Chosen Generation”: The Mormon Battle for Youth in the Late 1960s and Early 1970s

Rebecca de Schweinitz

in Out of Obscurity: Mormonism since 1945

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780199358212
eISBN:
9780199358250
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199358212.003.0014
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

As did many other religious leaders, Mormon hierarchs worried deeply about the generation of young Americans who came of age during the cultural revolution of the long 1960s. By contrast, Mormonism ... More


Message from the Grassroots: Hip Hop Activism, Millennials, and the Race for the White House

Jeffrey O. G. Ogbar

in The Hip Hop & Obama Reader

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
October 2015
ISBN:
9780199341801
eISBN:
9780199355662
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199341801.003.0002
Subject:
Music, Popular

This chapter explores the shifting landscape of race, class, and the role generational divides play in political mobilization, activism, and political commentary in the age of Obama. It demonstrates ... More


It’s Bigger Than Barack: Hip Hop Political Organizing, 2004–2013

Bakari Kitwana and Elizabeth Méndez Berry

in The Hip Hop & Obama Reader

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
October 2015
ISBN:
9780199341801
eISBN:
9780199355662
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199341801.003.0003
Subject:
Music, Popular

This chapter discusses the role of activism and youth engagement in the 2004, ’08, and ’12 presidential elections. Drawing on work with grassroots political organizations and interviews with the five ... More


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