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Smithey, Lee. 2010. “NONVIOLENT SOCIAL MOVEMENTS”. TRAILS: Teaching Resources and Innovations Library for Sociology, April. Washington DC: American Sociological Association.


This course will address the sociological literature on social movements and will cover their emergence and maintenance and other critical questions such as why people participate. We will also take a strategic perspective and investigate movements that employ nonviolent tactics and methods. We will explore the power in social relations upon which...

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Peace, War, World Conflict, and Conflict Resolution
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College 100

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