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Title Stories of change : narrative and social movements / edited by Joseph E. Davis
Published Albany : State University of New York Press, [2002]
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Description 1 online resource (vii, 286 pages)
Contents Narrative and social movements: the power of stories / Joseph E. Davis -- Plotting protest: mobilizing stories in the 1960 student sit-ins / Francesca Polletta -- Controlling narratives and narratives as control within social movements / Robert D. Benford -- "Getting our histories straight": culture, narrative, and identity in the self-help movement / John Steadman Rice -- Moving toward the light: self, other, and the politics of experience in new age narratives / Michael F. Brown -- Fundamentalism: when history goes awry / Joshua J. Yates and James Davidson Hunter -- Drug court stories: transforming American jurisprudence / James C. Nolan Jr. -- compassion on trial: movement narrative in a court conflict over physician-assisted suicide / Jeffrey D. Tatum -- Movement advocates as battered women's storytellers: from varied experiences, one message / Bess Rothenberg -- The storied group: social movements as "bundles of narratives" / Gary Alan Fine
Analysis Multi-User
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 247-273) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Discourse analysis, Narrative.
Social movements.
Form Electronic book
Author Davis, Joseph E.
ISBN 0585450749 (electronic bk.)
0791451917 (alk. paper)
0791451925 (paperback; alk. paper)
9780585450742 (electronic bk.)
9780791451915 (alk. paper)
9780791451922 (paperback; alk. paper)