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Title

Mobilising citizens: social movements and the politics of knowledge

Author

Leach, Melissa; Scoones, Ian

Description

This paper examines a series of case studies of citizen mobilisation in both north and south, arguing that the politics of knowledge are central. The cases focus on issues ranging from genetically-modified crops, vaccines, HIV/AIDS and occupational health, to struggles around water, housing, labour rights and the environment.

File No

IDS-WP276

Agency

Institute of Development Studies (IDS)

Date

Jan-07

Pages

34

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