Clifford Bob

Duquesne University

600 Forbes Avenue

Pittsburgh, PA 15282

United States

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'Dalit Rights are Human Rights': Caste Discrimination, International Activism, and the Construction of a New Human Rights Issue

Human Rights Quarterly, Vol. 29, pp. 167-93, February 2007
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 12 Jun 2006
Clifford Bob
Duquesne University
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human rights, Dalits, Human Rights Watch, India, United Nations, transnational networks, NGOs, nongovernmental organizations, untouchables, transnational advocacy network

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Merchants of Morality

Foreign Policy, Vol. 129, pp. 36-45, March/April 2002
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 07 Aug 2006
Clifford Bob
Duquesne University
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globalization, human rights, social movements, Darfur, Tibet, Uighurs, media, NGO, nongovernmental organization, activism, marketing, Zapatistas, EZLN, Ogoni, Nigeria, Mexico, China, indigenous, Amnesty International, Greenpeace, Human Rights Watch, Sierra Club, leadership, Shell Oil, social justice

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NGO Representation and Accountability: A Skeptical View

Number of pages: 6 Posted: 21 Oct 2007
Clifford Bob
Duquesne University
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NGO, accountability, NGO representation, human rights, non-profit organizations, nongovernmental organizations, transparency, globalization, civil society

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The Marketing of Rebellion: Insurgents, Media, and International Activism

THE MARKETING OF REBELLION: INSURGENTS, MEDIA, AND INTERNATIONAL ACTIVISM, Cambridge University Press, 2005
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 14 Jun 2006
Clifford Bob
Duquesne University
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social movements, leadership, insurgency, human rights, marketing, rebellion, media, NGOs, nongovernmental organizations, globalization, activism, environmentalism, corporate social responsibility, Zapatistas, EZLN, Royal Dutch/Shell, Tibet, Ogoni, Nigeria, Mexico

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When Do Leaders Matter? Hypotheses on Leadership Dynamics in Social Movements

Mobilization: An International Journal, Vol. 11, No. 1, pp. 1-22, 2006
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 13 Jul 2006
Sharon Erickson Nepstad and Clifford Bob
University of New Mexico and Duquesne University
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social movements, leadership, social capital, leaders, cultural capital, Bourdieu, Putnam, Ogoni, Zapatistas, Plowshares, El Salvador, anti-war movements, contentious politics, leadership capital, weak ties, Granovetter, charisma

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Rights on the Rise: International Mobilization for New Human Rights

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 17 May 2006
Clifford Bob
Duquesne University
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human rights, constructivism, nongovernmental organizations, NGOs, UDHR, Human Rights Watch, Amnesty International, agenda-setting, jurisgenerative capacity, norms, norms development

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Kill a Leader, Murder a Movement? Leadership and Assassination in Social Movements

American Behavioral Scientist, Vol. 50, No. 10, pp. 1370-1394, June 2007
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 25 May 2007
Clifford Bob and Sharon Erickson Nepstad
Duquesne University and University of New Mexico
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leadership, social movements, repression, assassination, martyrs, Ogoni, Saro-Wiwa, El Salvador liberation movement, Oscar Romero, ideology, identity, strategy

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Globalizing the Right-Wing: Conservative Activism and Transnational Politics

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 28 Mar 2007 Last Revised: 15 Oct 2010
Clifford Bob
Duquesne University
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conservative, right-wing, gun control, NGOs, National Rifle Association, NRA, IANSA, transnational, globalization

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Globalizing the Culture Wars: The United Nations Battle Over Sexual Rights

APSA 2010 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 19 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 17 Nov 2013
Clifford Bob
Duquesne University
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gay rights, NGOs, UN, transnational advocacy, globalization, Christian Right, right wing, social movements, advocacy networks

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Bringing Human Rights Home? The Promises and Pitfalls of Rights Strategies in Social Justice Advocacy

Number of pages: 4 Posted: 25 May 2007
Clifford Bob
Duquesne University
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human rights, social justice, United States, Ford Foundation, rights fatigue, rights talk, social movements, strategy, civil rights, First Amendment, free speech, Second Amendment, Columbia University

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Palestinian solidarity, human rights, animal rights, gay rights, women's rights, English Defence League, rights

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The Strategic Deployment of Rights

APSA 2013 Annual Meeting Paper, American Political Science Association 2013 Annual Meeting
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 08 Aug 2013
Clifford Bob
Duquesne University
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human rights, persuasion, strategy, NGO

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Institutionalization or Contestation? Transnational Battles Over Expression and Privacy in Internet Governance

GigaNet: Global Internet Governance Academic Network, Annual Symposium 2007
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 21 Jun 2016
Clifford Bob
Duquesne University
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GigaNet

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Civil and Uncivil Society

Oxford Handbook of Civil Society, M.D. Edwards, ed., Oxford University Press 2011, 209-19
Posted: 30 Sep 2014
Clifford Bob
Duquesne University

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civil society, uncivil society, nongovernmental organizations, NGOs, deliberation, nonprofit organizations