The Blackwell companion to social movements [electronic resource] / edited by David Snow, Sarah A. Soule and Hanspeter Kriesi.

Other Title:
Companion to social movements
Social movements
Malden, MA : Blackwell Pub., ©2007.
Blackwell companions to sociology.
Blackwell companions to sociology
1 online resource (xvii, 754 pages.)
Social movements.
Introduction: Mapping the terrain / David A. Snow, Sarah A. Soule, and Hanspeter Kriesi
Facilitative contexts and conditions: Protest in time and space : the evolution of waves of contention / Ruud Koopmans. The strange career of strain and breakdown theories of collective action / Steven M. Buechler. Political context and opportunity / Hanspeter Kriesi ; The cultural contexts of collective action : constraints, opportunities, and the symbolic life of social movements / Rhys H. Williams. Resources and social movement mobilization / Bob Edwards and John D. McCarthy
Field of action and dynamics: Beyond the iron law : rethinking the place of organizations in social movement research / Elisabeth S. Clemens and Debra C. Minkoff. Leadership in social movements / Aldon D. Morris and Suzanne Staggenborg. Movement allies, adversaries, and third parties / Dieter Rucht. Policing social protest / Donatella della Porta and Olivier Fillieule. Bystanders, public opinion, and the media / William A. Gamson. "Get up, stand up" : tactical repertoires of social movements / Verta Taylor and Nella Van Dyke. Diffusion processes within and across movements / Sarah A. Soule. Transnational processes and movements / Jackie Smith
Microstructural and social-psychological dimensions: Networks and participation / Mario Diani. The demand and supply of participation : social-psychological correlates of participation in social movements / Bert Klandermans. ; Framing processes, ideology, and discursive fields / David A. Snow. Emotional dimensions of social movements / Jeff Goodwin, James M. Jasper, and Francesca Polletta. Collective identity, solidarity, and commitment / Scott A. Hunt and Robert D. Benford
Consequences and outcomes: The legislative, organizational, and beneficiary consequences of state-oriented challengers / Edwin Amenta and Neal Caren. Personal and biographical consequences / Marco G. Giugni. The cultural consequences of social movements / Jennifer Earl. The consequences of social movements for each other / Nancy Whittier
Major social movements: The labor movement in motion / Rick Fantasia and Judith Stepan-Norris. Feminism and the women's movement : a global perspective / Myra Marx Ferree and Carol McClurg Mueller. Environmental movements / Christopher Rootes. Antiwar and peace movements / Sam Marullo and David S. Meyer. Ethnic and nationalist social movements / Susan Olzak. Religious movements / Fred Kniss and Gene Burns.
Originally published as hbk.: ©2004.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Electronic reproduction. Hoboken, N.J. Available via World Wide Web.
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Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Charles H. Maxson Fund.
Snow, David A.
Soule, Sarah Anne, 1967-
Kriesi, Hanspeter.
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Charles H. Maxson Fund.
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