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The Resource Criminal resistance? : the politics of kidnapping of oil workers, Temitope B. Oriola

Criminal resistance? : the politics of kidnapping of oil workers, Temitope B. Oriola

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Criminal resistance? : the politics of kidnapping of oil workers
Title
Criminal resistance?
Title remainder
the politics of kidnapping of oil workers
Statement of responsibility
Temitope B. Oriola
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
By focussing on kidnappings that are putatively connected to the struggle for emancipating the Niger Delta, Oriola makes the case for analysing the Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger (MEND) as a social movement organization, rather than a terrorist or criminal gang by showing how political processes shape kidnappings in the Delta. The use of violent repertoires of contention has not garnered sufficient attention in the social movement literature, despite the fact that that around the world, many similar groups are adopting violent tactics without necessarily eschewing non-violent techn
Member of
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Oriola, Temitope B
Dewey number
364.15/409669
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Interdisciplinary research series in ethnic, gender and class relations
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  • Kidnapping
  • Petroleum industry and trade
  • Political violence
  • Nigeria
Label
Criminal resistance? : the politics of kidnapping of oil workers, Temitope B. Oriola
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Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Cover; Contents; Foreword; Preface; Acknowledgments; 1 "Dénouement" as Introduction; 2 Kidnapping as "Public Good": The Actors, Social Benefits and Harms of Nigeria's Oil Insurgency; 3 Criminal Resistance? Interrogating Political Kidnapping; 4 Car Bombing "with due respect": The Idea called MEND; 5 Framing the MEND Insurgency; 6 Master Frames in the MEND Insurgency; 7 A Repertoire of Protest or Criminal Expropriation?; 8 Summary and Conclusions; References; Index
Control code
ocn837640161
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781409449928
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unknown
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not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)837640161
Label
Criminal resistance? : the politics of kidnapping of oil workers, Temitope B. Oriola
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Cover; Contents; Foreword; Preface; Acknowledgments; 1 "Dénouement" as Introduction; 2 Kidnapping as "Public Good": The Actors, Social Benefits and Harms of Nigeria's Oil Insurgency; 3 Criminal Resistance? Interrogating Political Kidnapping; 4 Car Bombing "with due respect": The Idea called MEND; 5 Framing the MEND Insurgency; 6 Master Frames in the MEND Insurgency; 7 A Repertoire of Protest or Criminal Expropriation?; 8 Summary and Conclusions; References; Index
Control code
ocn837640161
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781409449928
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)837640161

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