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Title Transnational activism in Asia : problems of power and democracy / edited by Nicola Piper and Anders Uhlin.

Imprint London ; New York : Routledge, 2004.

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Description 1 online resource (xvii, 194 pages).
Series Transnationalism. Routledge research in transnationalism ; 13
Transnationalism. Routledge research in transnationalism ; 13.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents New perspectives on transnational activism / Nicola Piper, Anders Uhlin -- State power and transnational activism / Jean Grugel -- Governance regimes and the politics of discursive representation / Margaret E. Keck -- Transnational activism, institutions and global democratization / Jackie Smith -- World citizenship and transnational activism -- Transnational activism and electronic communication : cyber-rainbow warriors in action / On-Kwok Lai -- Putting transnational activism in its place : HIV/AIDS in the Indonesia-Malaysia-Singapore growth triangle and beyond / Johan Lindquist -- Transnational activism by Malaysians : foci, tradeoffs and implications / Meredith Weiss -- Transnational activism and the pursuit of democratization in Indonesia : national, regional and global networks / Aleksius Jemadu -- "Democratization" in Taiwan and its discontents : transnational activism as a critique / Shu-Fen Lin.
Summary This book offers new perspectives on transnational activism with a focus on Asia. The chapters and case studies examine macro and micro aspects of power and how cross-border activities of civil society groups relate to problems of democracy.
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Subject Social movements -- International cooperation.
Protest movements -- International cooperation.
Social movements -- Asia.
Anti-globalization movement -- Asia.
Non-governmental organizations -- Asia.
Asia -- Politics and government.
Asia -- Foreign relations.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Piper, Nicola.
Uhlin, Anders.
Other Form: Print version: Transnational activism in Asia. London ; New York : Routledge, 2004 0415315131 (DLC) 2003005207 (OCoLC)51817597
ISBN 0203563247 (electronic bk.)
9780203563243 (electronic bk.)
0415315131 (hardback)
9780415315135 (hardback)