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Tami Amanda Jacoby

political agenda. The struggle for women’s right to fight involves working towards equality within existing structures and rules, and participating in the mainstream political process alongside men. On the other hand, women have articulated a feminist agenda within the context of the women’s peace movement in Israel. Women’s peace activism represents an oppositional constituency with roots dating back, in

in Redefining security in the Middle East
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Alexis Heraclides and Ada Dialla

: Paradigms Press, 2008); L. Tsaliki, C. A. Frangonikolopoulos and A. Huliaras (eds), Transnational Celebrity Activism in Global Politics: Changing the World? (Bristol: Intellect, 2011). 13 See the more recent cases of US involvement in Somalia and Bosnia, in J. Western, ‘Sources of Humanitarian Intervention: Beliefs, Information, and Advocacy in the US Decisions on Somalia and Bosnia’, International Security

in Humanitarian intervention in the long nineteenth century
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Surveillance and transgender bodies in a post-9/ 11 era of neoliberalism
Christine Quinan

In ‘Normalized Transgressions: Legitimizing the Transsexual Body as Productive,’ Dan Irving ( 2013 ) opens with a history of trans activism by invoking the 1966 Compton’s Cafeteria riot in San Francisco’s Tenderloin, an event that Susan Stryker ( 2008 : 74–5) has shown to be one of the most significant acts of collective militant queer resistance to police harassment. Irving then turns to a series of

in Security/ Mobility
Public presence, discourse, and migrants as threat
Giannis Gkolfinopoulos

between Theory and Activism’, ACME: An International E-Journal for Critical Geographies 11(2): 189–93. Manoff, R. K. and M. Schudson, 1986. ‘Reading the News’, in R. K. Manoff, and M. Schudson, eds, Reading the News: A Pantheon Guide to Popular Culture , New York: Pantheon Books, pp. 3–8. Mantanika, R. and H. Kouki, 2011. ‘The Spatiality of a Social Struggle in Greece at the

in Security/ Mobility
Impact of structural tensions and thresholds
Eşref Aksu

so-called ‘thematic’ human rights mechanisms. 88 These developments contributed to increasing legitimacy of non-governmental human rights activism under the UN umbrella. Furthermore, beginning with the late 1970s, the number and field activities of non-governmental development and humanitarian agencies increased, leading to growing NGO–UN interaction. 89 Yet, the Cold War

in The United Nations, intra-state peacekeeping and normative change