The Civil Rights Movement and the Logic of Social Change (BOK)

Joseph E. Luders

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Social movements have wrought dramatic changes upon American society. This raises the question: Why do some movements succeed in their endeavors while others fail? Luders answers this question by introducing an analytical framework that begins with a shift in emphasis away from the characteristics of movements toward the targets of protests and affected bystanders and why they respond as they do. This shift brings into focus how targets and other interests assess both their exposure to movement disruptions as well as the costs of conceding to movement demands. From this point, diverse outcomes stem not only from a movement's capabilities for protest but also from differences among targets and others in their vulnerability to disruption and the substance of movement goals. Applied to the civil rights movement, this approach recasts conventional accounts of the movement's outcome in local struggles and national politics and clarifies the broader logic of social change.

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Språk Engelsk Engelsk Innbinding Heftet
Utgitt 2010 Forfatter Joseph E. Luders
Forlag
CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS
ISBN 9780521133395
Antall sider 260 Dimensjoner 15,2cm x 22,8cm x 1,5cm
Vekt 360 gram Emner og form Constitution: government & the state