Recent Theories of Narrative. Cambridge ; New York: Also in Sweden, the late s and s was a turbulent period with student revolt, anti-war and anti-nuclear demonstrations, as well as an in- creased frequency of wildcat strikes. Ne- gotiations between police and protesters, as suggested in paper I, can occur before, during, and after protest events. McAdam  , with the general argument that the degree of actual or perceived opportunities that is provided by the political context affects the emergence, development, and political outcomes of a social movement. Racist Marches, Counterdemonstrations, and Public-order Policing. For this reason I made the decision not to prioritize an analysis on the interac- tions in the group interviews.
A con- ceptual framework. From this perspective, nar- rating protest events in movement milieus can be regarded as elements of a power struggle between factions of a social movement, as well as acts of resistance and reality maintenance Berger and Luckmann with regards to police and mainstream media narratives. However, in other respects the police were more closed. The reflections of police and activists on protest and protest policing remained a common denominator for the stud- ies. Det mobila in- satskonceptet:
Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: Det mobila in- satskonceptet: University of California Press. The vissertation included teaching, classroom discussions, exercises in the core tactical manoeuvres, and interim conversa- tions with the participants.
One striking aspect of the transnational network that developed after Seattle was the rapidity with which advocates, scholars, and publicists theorized the forms of action and organization employed at different countersummits.
The Making of Protest and Protest Policing: Negotiation, Knowledge, Space, and Narrative
In large parts of the leftist activist milieu the immediate aftermath of the Gothenburg summit was marked by feelings of hopelessness. This made it possible for McAdam heriberh measure not only the number of protest events but also the rise and fall of five different innovative forms of contention: Racist Marches, Counterdemonstrations, and Public-order Policing. With increasingly extensive legal and relative physical powers of the police, we can see from experience e.
I also carried out observations of protest events, police public order training, and police and activist planning meetings. Social movements are potentially important actors in such processes.
Society and Space 11 3: Transnational activist networks in international politics. A better understanding of the dynamics of this process is vital for facilitating vibrant, plural public spaces for deliberation and political representation in a democ- ratic society.
A technique sometimes used in these cases was the meticulous regimentation of time, space, and the human body: Inanother law was in- troduced SFS In several countries, antiterrorism or anticrime policies have introduced new associational crimes membership in or moral support of sub- versive or terrorist associations or crimes against the personality of the state and heads of state with the effect of orienting repression against categories of people rather than against specific crimes.
In she was the recipient of the Mattei Dogan Prize for distinguished achievements in the field of political sociology. Research ethics Research ethics is a broad and important topic that covers good scientific conduct, the ethics of the research procedures, as well as the potential conse- quences of publicising the research results Forsman Heavy criticism emerged also in Gothenburg, where the usually civilized Swedish police were accused by the media and other observers of having lost control, engaging in a sort of police riot Peterson, State University of New York Press.
Still, both external pressures, such as criticism from the Director of Public Prosecutions, and internal pressures, in terms of want- ing to avoid a repetition of an equally traumatic event for the police in the future, contributed to the decision to extensively reform protest policing strategies and tactics. In few cases, however, did this approach work in line with my intentions.
Racist Marches, Counterdemonstrations, and Public-order Policing. Text, images, graphics, sound, animations and videos and their arrangement on reitre website disseftation copyrighted.
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This book presents four studies concerning protest and protest policing in Denmark and Sweden during the s. More recently, sociolo- gists have argued that nations mimic their successful peers almost ritualistically. Liber ekonomi Translated by Harald Nordli. This is applied at the national and transnational levels. As police researcher P.
The interviews were, with a few exceptions, re- corded by tape recorder or mp3-player, and the sections of relevance to the analyses were transcribed. New terms such as strategic, proactive, and intelligence-led policing imply approaches for targeting suspect populations and individuals in a highly systematic way.