Civil Disobedience

An American Tradition
Author(s): 
Perry, Lewis
ISBN: 
9780300124590
Date published: 
November 2013
Hardback
Price: 
£20.00

The distinctive American tradition of civil disobedience stretches back to pre-Revolutionary War days and has served the purposes of protesters ever since. This book examines the causes that have inspired civil disobedience, the justifications used to defend it, disagreements among its practitioners, and the controversies it has aroused.