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The state of resistance

The state of resistance

popular struggles in the global south

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Published by Zed Books, Distributed in the USA by Palgrave Macmillan in London, New York, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social movements -- Developing countries,
  • Democratization -- Developing countries,
  • Anti-globalization movement -- Developing countries

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 197-200) and index.

    Statementedited by François Polet ; translations from French, Spanish and Portuguese by Victoria Bawtree.
    ContributionsPolet, François.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHN980 .S695 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 208 p. ;
    Number of Pages208
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19335602M
    ISBN 101842778684, 1842778676
    ISBN 109781842778685, 9781842778678
    LC Control Number2007034351

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