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The Wiley-Blackwell Encyclopedia of Social and Political Movements

The Wiley-Blackwell Encyclopedia of Social and Political Movements

David A. Snow (Editor) , Donatella della Porta (Editor) , Bert Klandermans (Editor) , Doug McAdam (Editor)

ISBN: 978-1-405-19773-1

Feb 2013, Wiley-Blackwell

1544 pages

Select type: Hardcover

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$655.00

Description

Comprehensive, authoritative, interdisciplinary, and up-to-date, The Wiley-Blackwell Encyclopedia of Social and Political Movements contains over 400 entries across three volumes, exploring social and political movements and related collective phenomena throughout the world.

  • Brings together a prestigious editorial team drawn from ten countries and from across four disciplines
  • Covers a broad range of historical and modern topics reflecting significant social and political changes –from the French revolution, to the Chinese Communist Revolution, the global women’s movement, to the Arab Spring, and from the American civil rights movement to contemporary environmentalism
  • Organized, authored and edited by leading scholars, all of whom come to the project with exemplary track records and international standing
  • Available online or as a three-volume print set, structured in a user-friendly A-Z format

3 Volumes

www.socialmovementsencyclopedia.com

“Overall this is a fine start for a work that encompasses such a vast number of insights and so much analysis. Watching the expansion of the knowledge base in future editions will be interesting. Index at end of the third volume. Summing Up: Recommended. Upper-level undergraduates through researchers/faculty.”  (Choice, 1 July 2013)

“Political scientists, sociologists, as well as students in other academic disciplines should find this book of enormous value.”  (Library Journal, 1 April 2013)