Sociological Views on Political Participation in the 21st Century, Volume 10 (Research in Political Sociology)
Book format: An electronic version of a printed book that can be read on a computer or handheld device designed specifically for this purpose.
Publisher: Date:4/22/2002 - JAI Press
Political sociology and continues to have a significant place in the study of the relationship between society and politics. The unprecedented US election of 2000 provided many examples of what Braungart suggested in the first of this series in political sociology: that political occurrences are born out of social dynamics. — The frameworks political sociologists use to understand, describe, and predict different forms of political participation are shared in this collection of diverse works dedicated to assessing current research and future directions in political participation. Participation in social and political movements now constitutes a significant body of work in political sociology. In this volume we present varieties of theoretical frameworks designed to explain political movements. These works also suggest that research in this field is ripe for continued elaboration and testing. The electoral politics of society, whether unusual