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Comparative Perspectives on Social Movements: Political Opportunities, Mobilizing Structures, and Cultural Framings (Cambridge Studies in Comparative Politics)

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Social movements such as environmentalism, feminism, nationalism, and the anti-immigration movement figure prominently in the modern world. Comparative Perspectives on Social Movements examines social movements in a comparative perspective, focusing on the role of ideology and beliefs, mechanisms of mobilization, and how politics shapes the development and outcomes of movements. It includes case studies of the former Soviet Union and Eastern Europe, the United States, Italy, the Netherlands, and West Germany.

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This volume examines various social movements from a comparative perspective.

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This volume examines various social movements from a comparative perspective.

Table of Contents

Introduction: opportunities mobilizing structures and framing processes Doug McAdam; Part I. Political Opportunities: 1. Clarifying the concept of political opportunities Doug McAdam; 2. States and opportunities: the political structuring of social movements Sidney Tarrow; 3. Social movements and the state: thoughts on the policing of protest Donatella della Porta; 4. Opportunities and framing in the East European revolts of 1989 Anthony Oberschall; 5. Opportunities and Framing in the Political Cycle of Perestroika Elena Zdravomyslova; Part II. Mobilizing Structures: 6. Mobilizing structures: constraints and opportunities in adopting, adapting and inventing John D. McCarthy; 7. The organizational structure of new social movements in relation to their political context Hanspeter Kriesi; 8. The impact of national contexts on social movement structures: a cross-movement and cross-national comparison Dieter Rucht; 9. Organizational form as frame: collective identity and political strategy in the American Labor Movement 1880-1920 Elisabeth S. Clemens; 10. The collapse of a social movement: the interplay of mobilizing structures, framing, and political opportunities in the Knights of Labor Kim Voss; Part III. Framing Processes: 11. Culture ideology and strategic framing Mayer N. Zald; 12. Accessing public media electoral and governmental agendas John D. McCarthy, Jackie Smith, and Mayer N. Zald; 13. Media discourse, movement publicity, and the generation of collective action frames: theoretical and empirical exercises in meaning construction Bert Klandermans and Sjoerd Goslinga; 14. Framing political opportunity William A. Gamson and David S. Meyer; 15. The framing function of movement tactics: strategic dramaturgy in the American civil rights movement Doug McAdam.

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ISBN:
9780521485166
Editor:
McAdam, Doug
Editor:
McCarthy, John D.
Editor:
McCarthy, John D.
Editor:
Zald, Mayer N.
Editor:
McAdam, Doug
Author:
Bates, Robert H.
Author:
McAdam, Doug
Author:
Lange, Peter
Author:
Milner, Helen
Author:
Hall, Peter
Author:
Zald, Mayer N.
Author:
Migdal, Joel
Author:
Comisso, Ellen
Author:
McCarthy, John D.
Editor:
Zald, Mayer N.
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Location:
New York
Subject:
General
Subject:
Sociology - General
Subject:
Comparative government
Subject:
International Relations
Subject:
Social movements
Subject:
International Relations - General
Subject:
General Political Science
Subject:
Politics-United States Foreign Policy
Edition Number:
1
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Cambridge Studies in Comparative Politics
Publication Date:
20110531
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
Professional and scholarly
Language:
English
Illustrations:
17 b/w illus.
Pages:
446
Dimensions:
9.00x5.92x1.17 in. 1.32 lbs.

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