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Social movements

Ron E. Roberts

Social movements

between the balcony and the barricade

by Ron E. Roberts

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Published by Mosby in St. Louis .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social movements.,
  • Collective behavior.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRon E. Roberts, Robert Marsh Kloss.
    ContributionsKloss, Robert Marsh, 1938- joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHN8 .R6 1979
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 245 p. :
    Number of Pages245
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4738090M
    ISBN 100801641357
    LC Control Number78031214

    Such an event is also described as a volcanic model — a social movement is often created after a large number of people realize that there are others sharing the same value and desire for a particular social change. It turned fatalism and passivity into action by making it easy, even cool, to become a revolutionary; branding itself within hip slogans, rock music and street theatre. Some of the better-known approaches are outlined below. Culture Theory[ edit ] Culture theory builds upon both the political process and resource-mobilization theories but extends them in two ways. Financial resource are very important to social movements in RMT.

    This 'taking over' may be a positive or negative move for organizations. For example, the anti-technology 19th century Luddites movement or the modern movement opposing the spread of the genetically modified food could be seen as conservative movements in that they aimed to fight specific technological changes. Beginning and End[ edit ] Hoffer identifies three main personality types as the leaders of mass movements, "men of words", "fanatics", and "practical men of action". If a social movement has access to enough finances they will be more likely to fulfill the goals of the movement. Range: global movements - social movements with global transnational objectives and goals.

    Occupy Wall Street challenged capitalism, too, in its heart, and the message was a protest against our new gilded-age inequality. Repression is another example, when the movement is slowly wiped away from the public platform through means of an outside force, usually being the government. Hoffer identifies this communal sensibility as the reappearance of a "primitive state of being" common among pre-modern cultures. Mass movements begin with "men of words" or "fault-finding intellectuals" such as clergy, journalists, academics, and students who condemn the established social order such as GandhiTrotskyMohammedand Lenin. Tufekci also scrutinizes a reactionary movement—the Tea Party, which focused relentlessly on elections.


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