The Radical Imagination: Social Movement Research in the Age of Austerity

The Radical Imagination: Social Movement Research in the Age of Austerity

Max Haiven


The proposal of the mind's eye is as evocative because it is elusive. not just does the mind's eye let us venture ourselves past our actual and temporal limits, it additionally permits us to examine the long run, separately and jointly. the novel mind's eye, then, is that spark of distinction, hope, and discontent that may be fanned into the flames of social switch. but what accurately is the mind's eye and what could make it 'radical'? How can or not it's fostered and cultivated? How can it's studied and what are the probabilities and dangers of doing so?

This ebook seeks to respond to those questions at an important time. As we input right into a new cycle of struggles scholar-activists Khasnabish and Haiven discover the procedures and probabilities for cultivating the novel mind's eye in darkish times.

A vigorous, available and well timed intervention that breaks new flooring in talking to radical politics, social study, social swap, and the collective visions that encourage them.

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