Anarchist Studies Network

A PSA Specialist Group for the Study of Anarchism.


ASN members secure £250k research grant from the ESRC. See here

Rowman & Littlefield Int publish two book series by ASN members Saul Newman and Ruth Kinna

‘Chaos is a name for any order that produces confusion in our minds.’ - George Santayana

Chesters, Graeme (2003). "Shape Shifting: Civil Society, Complexity and Social Movements" Anarchist Studies, 11, 1: 42-65.

- - - and Ian Welsh (2007). Complexity and Social Movements: Multitudes at the Edge of Chaos

Summer, Kay and Harry Halpin (2005). "The end of the world as we know it" in David Harvie, Keir Milburn, Ben Trott and David Watts Shut Them Down! The G8, Gleneagles 2005, and the Movements of Movements. New York and Leeds: Dissent!/Autonomedia. -->

- - - (2007). "The Crazy Before the New: Complexity, critical instability and the end of capitalism" in Turbulence", 1. -->

Welsh, Ian and Graeme Chesters (2005). "Complexity and Social Movement: Process and Emergence in Planetary Action Systems", Theory Culture and Society, 11,2, pp.187-211