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Lloyd Sealy Library
John Jay College of Criminal Justice

Social Activism, Civil Disobedience and Anti-Racism Movements: Anarchism & Consensus

A guide on Activism, Protest, Social Movements and Police Response to Civil Unrest


Anarchism : A very short introduction. By Colin Ward. 2004 Ebook.

Anarchism and authority: A philosophical introduction to classical anarchism. By Paul McLoughlin. 2007. Ebook.

Changing anarchism : Anarchist theory and practice in a global age. Edited by Jonathan Purkis and James Brown. 2004. Ebook

Living without domination: The possibility of an anarchist utopia. Samuel Clark. 2007. Ebook

Mobilizing for democracy: Citizen action and the public participation. Edited by Vera Schattan P. Coelho and Bettina Von Lieres. 2010. Ebook

Social movements and democracy. Edited by Pedro Ibarra. 2003. Stacks HM881.S628 2003

Video on Consensus (Captioned)

Direct action

Direct action: An ethnography. David Graeber. 2009. Ebook.

Direct Action. Encyclopedia of Activism and Social Justice. Ed. Gary L. Anderson and Kathryn G. Herr. Vol. 1.  Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Reference, 2007. p461-463.

Concerning the Violent Peace Police, an article by David Graeber on the Black Bloc, which has been recently gained attention for it's associations with the Occupy movement and appearence at Occupy actions.