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Pathways to prohibition : radicals, moderates, and social movement outcomes

Author: Ann-Marie E Szymanski
Publisher: Durham, N.C. : Duke University Press, 2003.
Series: e-Duke books scholarly collection.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Strategies for gradually effecting social change are often dismissed as too accommodating of the status quo. Ann-Marie E. Szymanski challenges this assumption, arguing that moderation is sometimes the most effective way to achieve change. Pathways to Prohibition examines the strategic choices of social movements by focusing on the fates of two temperance campaigns. The prohibitionists of the 1880s gained limited  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Szymanski, Ann-Marie E., 1967-
Pathways to prohibition.
Durham, N.C. : Duke University Press, 2003
(DLC) 2003004911
(OCoLC)51810467
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ann-Marie E Szymanski
ISBN: 9780822385301 0822385309 1282921029 9781282921023 9786612921025 6612921021
OCLC Number: 654615121
Language Note: English.
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified]: HathiTrust Digital Library. 2020. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 325 pages) : illustrations
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Political strategy and social movement outcomes --
Churches, lodges, and dry organizing --
Modular collective action in a Federalist system --
Legislative supremacy and the definition of movement goals --
Political alignments, party systems, and prohibition --
The dynamics of local gradualism in the states --
Turning moderates into radicals --
Local gradualism and American social movements.
Series Title: e-Duke books scholarly collection.
Responsibility: Ann-Marie E. Szymanski.

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Strategies for gradually affecting social change are often dismissed as too accommodating of the status quo. This title examines the strategic choices of social movements through a focus on the fates  Read more...

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