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Activism: Global Activism

This guide contains a history of activist movements, approaches to activism, and resources on sticking up for a cause you believe in.

Books at Gumberg

Need more books? Use the "Finding Activism Resources at Gumberg" box to the right to find more!

eBooks: (Note: You will have to enter your MultiPass credentials to access these off-campus.)

Finding Activism Resources at Gumberg

Use these subjects in any of our databases or DUQSearch to find books, articles, and more! Refine these subject searches further by adding the country at the end, e.g. Political activists AND Nigeria. (Note: We've recommended a few databases below!)

  • Social movements
  • Animal rights movement
  • Feminism OR Women's rights movement
  • Civil rights movement
  • Gay OR LGBT rights movement
  • Grassroots activism
  • Peace movements
  • Youth protest movements
  • Internet AND activism
  • Hacktivism
  • Political participation 
  • Political activism