Art of Moral Protest: Culture, Biography, and Creativity in Social Movements

Art of Moral Protest: Culture, Biography, and Creativity in Social Movements

by James M. Jasper

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Art of Moral Protest: Culture, Biography, and Creativity in Social Movements by James M. Jasper

In The Art of Moral Protest, James Jasper integrates diverse examples of protest—from nineteenth-century boycotts to recent movements—into a distinctive new understanding of how social movements work. Jasper highlights their creativity, not only in forging new morals but in adopting courses of action and inventing organizational forms.

"A provocative perspective on the cultural implications of political and social protest."—Library Journal

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780226394817
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
Publication date: 09/28/1999
Edition description: 1
Pages: 530
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.50(d)

About the Author

James M. Jasper teaches sociology at the Graduate Center, City University of New York.

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