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The Politics of Social Protest

Comparative Perspectives on States and Social Movements (Social Movements, Protest, and Contention ; V. 3)

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Published by University of Minnesota Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sociology,
  • Protest movements,
  • Political participation,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Sociology - General,
  • Social movements,
  • General,
  • Political aspects,
  • Political sociology

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsJ. Craig Jenkins (Editor), Bert Klandermans (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages381
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8070101M
    ISBN 100816624224
    ISBN 109780816624225

    Social Media in Politics The final section of the book debates the usage of Twitter and other Web tools in mobilizing people for riots and revolutions, presenting and analysing recent events in Istanbul and Egypt, among others. Facebook in Elections Online Protest Social Media in Politics Social Movements and Revolutions Social. In the s he moved to the study of comparative local politics and in the s to the study of social movements and protest cycles (or 'cycles of contention'). A specialist in European politics and society, Sidney Tarrow has written widely on Italian and French politics, centre-periphery relations, new social movements, and contentious.

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