Cultural Politics and Social Movements

Synopsis

Bridging the worlds of activism and academia-social movement theory informed with the real experiences of activists-this volume of accessible essays brings together insights from European New Social Movement theorists, U. S. scholars of social movements, and activists involved in social movements from the 1960s to the 1990s. Author note: Marcy Darnovsky is Visiting Lecturer at the Hutchins School of Liberal Studies, Sonoma State University and Hayward State University. >P>Barbara Epstein, Professor in the History of Consciousness Board at the University of California, Santa Cruz, is author of Political Protest and Cultural Revolution: Nonviolent Direct Action in the 1970s and 1980s. >P>Richard Flacks is Professor of Sociology at the University of California, Santa Barbara, and the author of several books, including Beyond the Barricades: The Sixties Generation Grows Up (with Jack Whalen, Temple).

Additional information

Includes content by:
  • Jeffrey Escoffier
  • Noël Sturgeon
  • Osha Neumann
  • Rebecca E. Klatch
  • Craig Reinarman
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Philadelphia
Publication year:
  • 1995