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Activism: Activism in the U.S.

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! (Note: We've recommended a few databases below!)

  • Social movements
  • Animal rights movement
  • Black lives matter movement
  • Feminism OR Women's rights movement
  • Civil rights movements
  • Gay OR LGBT rights movement
  • Grassroots activism
  • Peace movements
  • Occupy movement
  • Youth protest movements
  • Internet AND activism
  • Hacktivism
  • Political participation in the United States
  • Political activism in the United States
  • Community activism

Gumberg Guides

Use our guides for more information on Activism in the U.S.!