Social Movements Products

  • Rebellion in America

    Citizen Uprisings, the News Media, and the Politics of Plutocracy, 1st Edition

    By Anthony DiMaggio

    In a time of rising inequality and plutocratic government, citizens’ movements are emerging with growing frequency to offer populist challenges to the declining living standards of masses of Americans, and to protest the conditions through which individuals suffer in poor communities across the…

    Paperback – 2020-03-26 
    Routledge

  • The Tumultuous Politics of Scale

    Unsettled States, Migrants, Movements in Flux, 1st Edition

    Edited by Donald M. Nonini, Ida Susser

    Contemporary politics, this book contends, depend upon the turbulent struggles and strategies around scale. Confl icts over scale can be seen as opaque class struggles. Political projects, whether from the ground up or representing corporate or state interests, continually contest the scale at…

    Paperback – 2020-02-12 
    Routledge

  • Glorious Causes

    The Irrationality of Capitalism, War and Politics, 1st Edition

    By Yale R. Magrass, Charles Derber

    Drawing on historical cases of the American South before and after the Civil War, Europe – especially Germany – between the world wars, and the United States in Vietnam and its aftermath, this book takes a historical approach to explain the problems of capitalism and democratic leadership in…

    Paperback – 2019-11-04
    Routledge
    Universalizing Resistance

  • Social Movements, 1768 - 2018

    4th Edition

    By Charles Tilly, Ernesto Castañeda, Lesley J. Wood

    Social Movements 1768-2018 provides the most comprehensive historical account of the birth and spread of social movements. Renowned social scientist Charles Tilly applies his synthetic theoretical skills to explain the evolution of social movements across time and space in an accessible manner full…

    Paperback – 2019-08-16
    Routledge

  • The Corporate Rich and the Power Elite in the Twentieth Century

    How They Won, Why Liberals and Labor Lost, 1st Edition

    By G. William Domhoff

    The Corporate Rich and the Power Elite in the Twentieth Century demonstrates exactly how the corporate rich developed and implemented the policies and created the government structures that allowed them to dominate the United States. The book is framed within three historical developments that have…

    Paperback – 2019-07-08
    Routledge

  • Social Problems

    A Human Rights Perspective, 2nd Edition

    By Eric Bonds

    Paperback – 2019-02-01
    Routledge
    Framing 21st Century Social Issues

  • Moving Beyond Fear

    Upending the Security Tales in Capitalism, Fascism, and Democracy, 1st Edition

    By Charles Derber, Yale R. Magrass

    While security stories often point to real threats, the narratives of leaders are as much about legitimating the power of rulers and the political and economic system that brought them to power. Derber and Magrass offer a penetrating examination of this phenomenon across history and types of…

    Paperback – 2018-12-17
    Routledge
    Universalizing Resistance

  • Latino Peoples in the New America

    Racialization and Resistance, 1st Edition

    Edited by José A. Cobas, Joe R. Feagin, Daniel J. Delgado, Maria Chávez

    "Latinos" are the largest group among Americans of color. At 59 million, they constitute nearly a fifth of the US population. Their number has alarmed many in government, other mainstream institutions, and the nativist right who fear the white-majority US they have known is disappearing. During the…

    Paperback – 2018-12-04
    Routledge
    New Critical Viewpoints on Society

  • Populist Nationalism in Europe and the Americas

    1st Edition

    Edited by Fernando López-Alves, Diane E. Johnson

    Populist nationalism fuses beliefs that citizens are being exploited by a privileged elite with claims that the national culture and interests are under threat from enemies within or without. Ideologically fluid, populist nationalists decry “out-of-touch” institutions such as political parties and…

    Paperback – 2018-10-16
    Routledge

  • The Ideational Approach to Populism

    Concept, Theory, and Analysis, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kirk A. Hawkins, Ryan E. Carlin, Levente Littvay, Cristóbal Rovira Kaltwasser

    Populism is on the rise in Europe and the Americas. Scholars increasingly understand populist forces in terms of their ideas or discourse, one that envisions a cosmic struggle between the will of the common people and a conspiring elite. In this volume, we advance populism scholarship by proposing…

    Paperback – 2018-10-04
    Routledge
    Extremism and Democracy

  • City Politics

    The Political Economy of Urban America, 10th Edition

    By Dennis R. Judd, Annika M. Hinze

    Praised for the clarity of its writing, careful research, and distinctive theme – that urban politics in the United States has evolved as a dynamic interaction between governmental power, private actors, and a politics of identity – City Politics remains a classic study of urban politics.  Its…

    Paperback – 2018-09-06
    Routledge

  • Religion and Politics in America

    Faith, Culture, and Strategic Choices, 6th Edition

    By Allen D. Hertzke, Laura R. Olson, Kevin R. den Dulk, Robert Booth Fowler

    Religion and politics are never far from the headlines, but their relationship remains complex and often confusing. This book offers an engaging, accessible, and balanced treatment of religion in American politics. It explores the historical, cultural, and legal contexts that motivate religious…

    Paperback – 2018-08-09
    Routledge

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