social movement


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  • social movement — Introduction       loosely organized but sustained campaign in support of a social goal, typically either the implementation or the prevention of a change in society s structure or values. Although social movements differ in size, they are all… …   Universalium

  • social movement — socialinis sąjūdis statusas T sritis Politika apibrėžtis Kolektyvinė veikla, nukreipta remti pokyčius visuomenėje arba neleisti, kad pokyčiai vyktų. Skirtingai nuo minios ar masės, tai ilgalaikiai ir labiau integruoti, bet mažiau organizuoti ir… …   Politikos mokslų enciklopedinis žodynas

  • social movement — noun a group of people with a common ideology who try together to achieve certain general goals he was a charter member of the movement politicians have to respect a mass movement he led the national liberation front • Syn: ↑movement, ↑front •… …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Social movement theory — is an interdisciplinary study within the social sciences that generally seeks to explain why social mobilization occurs, the forms under which it manifests, as well as potential social, cultural, and political consequences.Collective… …   Wikipedia

  • Social Movement Unionism — is a trend of theory and practice in contemporary trade unionism. Strongly associated with the organising model of trade unionism, it also overlaps with Community Unionism. Social Movement Unionism attempts to integrate workers, trade unions and… …   Wikipedia

  • Social movement organization — NOTOC A social movement organization (often capitalized in literature as Social Movement Organization or abbreviated as SMO) is a formally organized component of a social movement (SM). A SMO may only make up a part of a particular social… …   Wikipedia

  • Social Movement in India — From the early 1970 s new forms of social mobilisation began in India. They gain a variety of names like social movement people s movement popular movements etc. reference: chapter 7 ncert class 12 political science India after Independence [http …   Wikipedia

  • Social Movement Organisation — Als Social Movement Organisation (SMO), zu deutsch Bewegungsorganisation, wird in der Bewegungsforschung ein korporativer Akteur innerhalb von sozialen Bewegungen bezeichnet. Das Konzept geht auf den Ressourcenmobilisierungs Ansatz von… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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