'Mayo has added another highly important contribution to her wide-ranging canon on the struggles for ordinary people's and communities' empowerment.'
Gary Craig, professor of social justice, Hull University
'In clear and accessible language, Mayo brilliantly outlines key theoretical debates about globalization, democracy and social movements, linking them to concrete case studies of citizen action. This book is a must for all of those seeking to understand how to build progressive movements for human rights and social justice in the twenty-first century.'
John Gaventa, co-editor of Global Citizen Action
'A gem ... chock-full of information for those who care deeply about issues of justice.'
Krishnamurthy Pushpanath, campaign executive, Oxfam GB, UK
'Outlines key theoretical debates about globalization, democracy and social movements, and links these issues to concrete case studies of civil action.'