From Multitude to Crowds

Collective Action and the Media

Author: Eduardo Cintra Torres,Samuel Mateus

Publisher: Peter Lang Gmbh, Internationaler Verlag Der Wissenschaften

ISBN: 9783631668023

Category: Collective behavior

Page: 268

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"From Multitude to Crowds: Collective Action and the Media "presents a study of collective action in the 21st century. Experts from Sociology, Political Science, Philosophy, Political Communication and Media Studies offer a multidisciplinary approach to social formations in contemporary collective action. The various contributions discuss the relevance of media and communications in social movements and how social mobilization has changed in mediatized societies.