Organizing Solidarity Initiatives: A Socio-spatial Conceptualization of Resistance

  title={Organizing Solidarity Initiatives: A Socio-spatial Conceptualization of Resistance},
  author={Maria Daskalaki and George Kokkinidis},
  journal={Organization Studies},
  pages={1303 - 1325}
This paper offers a spatial conceptualization of resistance by focusing on the practices through which solidarity initiatives constitute new resistance socio-spatialities. We discuss two solidarity initiatives in Greece, WCNA and Vio.Me.SI, and explore how they institute distinctive local and translocal organizational practices that make the production of new forms of resistance possible. In particular, we adopt a productive and transformative view of resistance. First, we identify three local… 

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