This lecture introduces “Transnational Advocacy Networks”, how the emerged, what tactics and activities their use, and what their strength and weaknesses are. The lecture will introduce the following concepts and exemplify them in real campaigns, actors, and tactics.
1. How have they emerged?
2. How do they work / influence?
3. Conditions (for success)
Transnational Advocacy Networks, in: Keck, Margaret,E., and Kathryn Sikkink. 1998. Activists beyond borders: Advocacy networks in international politics. Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell University Press (Chapter 1), pp. 1-38 [Moodle]