This online encyclopedia contains 957 entries on the topics of activism, civil engagement, and social justice. It includes both biographies of major leaders and explanations of events, concepts, and ideas. These can be current events, such as Benefit Concerts that began in 1970; social movements such as the Kwangju Uprising in Korea, theories (for example, Marxism), and social reformers (for example, Margaret Sanger).
The encyclopedia, published by Sage in 2007, serves as a handy reference tool for overviews and facts in the study of activism. Find it by typing the title in the search box found in the Book tab on the Library website.