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

Paperback | September 1, 1999

byJames M. Jasper

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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

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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....

Format:PaperbackDimensions:530 pages, 9 × 6 × 1.5 inPublished:September 1, 1999Publisher:University Of Chicago PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0226394816

ISBN - 13:9780226394817

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Table of Contents

List of Tables
Preface
Pt. 1: Basic Approaches
Pt. 2: Biography, Culture, and Willingness
Pt. 3: Movement Culture
Pt. 4: Protest and the Broader Culture
Pt. 5: A Normative View
Appendix on Evidence
Notes
Bibliography
Index