Beyond Revolution: A New Theory of Social Movements Daniel A. Foss

ISBN: 9780897890779

Published: March 31st 1986

Hardcover

192 pages


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Beyond Revolution: A New Theory of Social Movements  by  Daniel A. Foss

Beyond Revolution: A New Theory of Social Movements by Daniel A. Foss
March 31st 1986 | Hardcover | PDF, EPUB, FB2, DjVu, talking book, mp3, RTF | 192 pages | ISBN: 9780897890779 | 7.56 Mb

Highly recommended. . . . Presented here is a critique of the major ways in which social movements have been conceptualized and interpreted. . . . An excellently documented work, featuring a useful set of references and a good index.ChoiceA book toMoreHighly recommended. . . . Presented here is a critique of the major ways in which social movements have been conceptualized and interpreted. . . . An excellently documented work, featuring a useful set of references and a good index.ChoiceA book to provoke and unsettle, a book of enormous intellectual and moral ambition.Contemporary SociologyBrilliantly reconceptualizing social movements from a historical perspective, Foss and Larkin critically review the major theories in social movements.

They analyze the mechanisms of the reproduction of social privilege to examine the underlying contradicitons in society which give rise to collective dissidence and conclude with some intriguing speculations as to the possibility of social revolution in the U.S. Essential reading for all social scientists, and for courses in social movements, contemporary social theory, and political sociology.



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