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Protest Politics in the MarketplaceConsumer Activism in the Corporate Age$
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Caroline Heldman

Print publication date: 2017

Print ISBN-13: 9781501709203

Published to Cornell Scholarship Online: May 2018

DOI: 10.7591/cornell/9781501709203.001.0001

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Publicizing the Private Sector

Publicizing the Private Sector

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(p.1) Introduction Publicizing the Private Sector
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Protest Politics in the Marketplace
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Caroline Heldman

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Cornell University Press
DOI:10.7591/cornell/9781501709203.003.0001

This chapter introduces the reader to consumer activism and explains why this political behavior has become so popular in recent decades. It also introduces measures of democracy that are used throughout the book. This chapter concludes with a plan for the book and a discussion of why consumer activism is an important topic for scholars and students to study.

Keywords:   consumer activism, marketplace activism, democracy, boycotts, socially responsible investing

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