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The Water is Ours, Carajo!’: Deep Citizenship in Bolivia’s Water War”

Albro, Robert; Nash, June

Social Movements: An Anthropological Reader expands on standard studies of social movements by offering a collection of writings that is exclusively anthropological in nature and global in its focus-thereby serving as an invaluable tool for instructors and students alike.

-Based on fieldwork carried out on four continents – North America, South America, Africa, and Asia – and in 14 countries

-Includes articles that address problems ranging from global health and the spread of diseases; loss of control over basic resources such as water and fuel; militarization; to the repression of indigenous peoples and of women

-Offers solutions formulated by local peoples