Grassroots for Hire

Grassroots for Hire

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This book examines how elite consultants are reshaping democracy by helping corporations and powerful advocacy groups to mobilize grassroots participation.Prominent examples include a 2009 dispute between Time Warner Cable and Fox Broadcasting and a battle in 2000 between Blue Cross / Blue ... cam- paigns generally encourage the public to lobby their opponents through their respective customer service offices. Supply-side recruitment of activists Analysts of social movements and other, more institutionalized forms of advocacy have called attentionanbsp;...

Title:Grassroots for Hire
Author:Edward T. Walker
Publisher:Cambridge University Press - 2014-04-03


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