Democracy will never be the same again : 21 st Century Protest and the transformation of Politics

  • SIMON TORMEY
  • Published 2015
This paper looks at the current wave of protests and demonstrations and asks whether what we are witnessing is the emergence of a new movement against austerity and in favour of democracy, as many suggest. The wider context is the crisis of representative politics, which is in turn transforming the nature of mobilisation, contestation and politics more… (More)