By Marco Giugni,Maria Grasso,Maria, Dr Grasso,Marco, Professor Giugni

What is the connection among fiscal crises and protest behaviour? Does the adventure of austerity, or fiscal complication extra widely outlined, create a better capability for protest?

With protest pursuits and occasions corresponding to the Indignados and the Occupy circulation receiving loads of awareness within the media and within the renowned imaginary in recent years, this path-breaking e-book bargains a rigorously-researched, evidence-based set of chapters at the dating among austerity and protest. In so doing, it presents an intensive review of alternative theories, mechanisms, styles and traits on the way to contextualize newer advancements, and supply a pivotal aspect of reference at the courting among those variables.

More in particular, this e-book will converse to 3 the most important, long-standing debates in scholarship in political sociology, social circulate experiences, and comparable fields:

The results of monetary trouble on protest and social movements.

The position of grievances and possibilities in social stream theory.

The contrast among ‘old’ and ‘new’ movements.

The chapters during this ebook have interaction with those 3 key debates and problem usually held perspectives of political sociologists and social flow students on all 3 counts, therefore permitting us to enhance learn within the field.

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