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After the protests are heard : enacting civic engagement and social transformation

Author
Welch, Sharon D., author.
Title
After the protests are heard : enacting civic engagement and social transformation / Sharon D. Welch.
Format
Book
Published
New York : New York University Press, [2019]
Description
vii, 251 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Uniform series
Religion and social transformation.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
  • Introduction: the soul of democracy
  • A declaration of interdependence: the science of democracy
  • "The lightning of possible storms:" theories of social change
  • "Go social, go green": environmentally sound and socially just economic development
  • "Belonging, not belongings:" an economy of gratitude and reciprocity
  • Global connections and cultural humility: the science and artistry of community engagement
  • Just living: practices of catalytic social engagement
  • Conclusion: the soul of democracy.
Summary
From the Women's March in D.C. to #BlackLivesMatter rallies across the country, there has been a rising wave of protests and social activism. Yet, the struggle for social justice continues long after the posters and megaphones have been packed away. After the protests are heard, how can we continue to work toward lasting change?
Subject headings
Social justice.
Social change.
Political participation.
Democracy.
ISBN
9781479883646 hardcover ; alkaline paper
1479883646 hardcover ; alkaline paper
9781479857906 paperback ; alkaline paper
1479857904 paperback ; alkaline paper
1479883646
1479857904

Holdings

Library
Blmgtn - Herman B Wells Library
Call Number
HM671 .W46 2019
Location
Wells Library - Research Coll. - Stacks
Floor
7th Floor, East Tower
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Library
Kokomo Library
Call Number
HM671 .W46 2019
Location
Stacks
Floor
2nd Floor
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