The Politics Of Social Protest: Comparative Perspectives On States And Social Movements, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

The Politics Of Social Protest

Comparative Perspectives On States And Social Movements, 1st Edition

Edited by Craig Jenkins

Routledge

388 pages

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Paperback: 9781857282979
pub: 1995-05-25
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This book examines why citizens resort to the often risky and demanding strategy of using disruptive protest when other channels of political intervention appear to be available. It analyzes the relationship between protest movements and the formal political system.; This book is intended for postgraduate and undergraduate sociology and politics students on courses in political sociology, comparative politics and social movements. Also of strong interest within social psychology, social anthropology, contemporary history and social geography.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SOC026000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Sociology / General