Book Lists for Collective Action

Collective Actions: Ostrom, E (1990). Governance the commons: The evolution of institutions for collective action. New York: Cambridge University Press. Ostrom, E (2005)  Understanding institution Diversity. Elinor Ostrom. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press Notes Distressed Urban Communities Wilson, W.J.(1987). The truly disadvantaged.Chicago,IL:The University of Chicago Press. Small, Mario Luis, (2009). Unanticipated Gains: Origins of Network Inequality in Everyday Life. New York: Oxford University Press Reflection. Communities in China Tsai, L….

December 5, 2015
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Resource mobilization and social movements

McCarthy, J. D., & Zald, M. N. (1977). Resource mobilization and social movements: A partial theory. American Journal of Sociology, 82(6), 1212-1241. Retrieved from http://search.ebscohost.com.libproxy.wustl.edu/login.aspx?direct=true&db=snh&AN=15491847&site=ehost-live&scope=site Resources mobilization is one of the sociology theories to explain the social movements. Resources mobilization is different from traditional approach. Traditional social movements based on the feeling of personal deprivation. They often used the confrontation tactics to persuade authority to change. One the contrary, resources…

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