New book release: Protest and Punishment

Just released! From Carolina Academic Press: a sharp collection of essays analyzing police and state repression of demonstrations in neo-liberal democracies [ 1-pg Info Sheet ]

294 pages | Paperback | Index
ISBN: 9781611630886
LCCN: 2011052597
List of Contributors
APA Citation: Shantz, J. (2012). Protest and punishment: The repression of resistance in the era of neoliberal globalization. Durham, N.C: Carolina Academic Press.

Table of Contents

Protest and Punishment: An Introduction (Jeff Shantz)

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Criminalizing Dissent in Liberal Democracies: An Overview
Punishing Protest: An Ongoing History
Practices of Punishment
Protecting Power
Onward
[Please note that this PDF of the intro is just for reference, it is the pre-published proofs only, and may contain errors.]

Protest in a Liberal Democracy
Brian Martin

Limiting and Controlling Protest
Repressing Dissent
Conclusion

Illuminated in Its Lurid Light: Criminalization, Political Repression, and Dissent in the UK
Christian Garland

Introduction
Globalization in Question: In Search of a Concept Neoliberalism as Ideology and Practice
Neoliberal Globalization/Globalizing Neoliberalism
A Decade of Dissent: Alter-Globalization and Anti-Capitalist Mobilizations, A Comparative Analysis
State Repression and the Criminalization of Dissent: The UK Experience

The FBI’s Attack on Dissent
Ivan Greenberg

No Peace Dividend for the FBI
Who Are the Terrorists?
The FBI and Bush’s “War on Terror”
New York City
“October Plan”

Carceral Forms and Penal Practice from Poulo Condor to the PATRIOT Act: When Counterrevolutionary Chickens Come Home to Roost
Brendan McQuade

[ Click here for a pre-published draft of this article on ScribD ]
The Knowledges of the (Neo)Colonial Prison: Revolutionary Nationalism and Counterinsurgency
“Chickens Come Home to Roost”: The Structural Importance of the Phoenix Program and Vietnamization
Counterrevolutionary Chickens: Counterterrorism and Counterinsurgency in the Neoliberal Context

This Is Not a Riot: Minimization, Criminalization and the Policing of Protest in Seattle Prior to the 1999 WTO Shut-Down
Leanne Serbulo

Introduction
The Battle in Seattle and Subsequent Shift in Protest
Policing Strategies
The Minimization of Protest as a Policing Strategy in Seattle
From Minimization to Criminalization: When Activists
Push the Boundaries, Police React with Force
Minimization Policing at the Battle in Seattle
Discussion and Analysis
Conclusion

Policing the “Summer of Rage”: Maintaining Post-Politics against the Specter of Dissensus
Nathan Eisenstadt

From Post-Politics to a Politics of Rupture
From a Politics of Rupture to Policing Post-politics
1. Practicing a Politics of Rupture — Intentions and Actions
of Participants
2. Policing the “Summer of Rage”
1. Containment and Registration
2. The Securitization of Autonomous Space
3. The Production of Irrational Subjects
4. Humanizing/De-humanizing the Other
Concluding Remarks
Brutality and Consent as a Cohesive Dialectic
The Contingency of the Post-Political
The Power of Framing . . . and Feeling

Protest as “Extremism”: The Criminalization of Dissent within Dutch Immigration Policy
Olga Aksyutina

“Refugees Must Flee Again!” or the Potential of an Offence Is Punishable
The Criminalization of Protest in the State Discourse
“Extremism”?
Protest as “Extremism”
Stop Deportations
“Banner War”
Deportation Prisons for Activists
Conclusion

Protesting Degree Zero: On Black Bloc Tactics, Culture and Building the Movement
Marc James Léger

Wild in the Streets
Twice Around the Bloc
Aesthetics, Politics, History
A Black Hole in Reality

Protest and Punishment in Canada: From Legislation to Martial Law
Jeff Shantz

Punishing the Poor: The June 15, 2000 Police Riot and the
Criminalization of Anti-Poverty Movements
Acts of (Anti-)Terrorism
Kananaskis 2002: Anti-Terrorism, Protest, and the Militarization
of Public Space
The Toronto 2010 G8 Meetings: “Public Works” and Martial Law
Same as the Old
On Native Land
From Liberal to Neo-Liberal Democracy
Anti-Terrorism and Social Division
Anti-Terrorism and Movement Building

Initial Notes on Occupy Movements and Repression
Jeff Shantz

[Here is a PDF of this chapter, a working draft which is strictly for reference, it is the pre-published proofs only, and may contain errors.]

Why Occupy?
Shifting Terrain: New Movements, New Challenges
Occupying Repression: The 1% Respond
Mainstream Media and the Evictions
A Tale of Two Movements
Conclusion

APA Citation: Shantz, J. (2012). Protest and punishment: The repression of resistance in the era of neoliberal globalization. Durham, N.C: Carolina Academic Press.