WorldCat Identities

Johnston, Hank 1947-

Overview
Works: 24 works in 136 publications in 3 languages and 5,052 library holdings
Genres: Cross-cultural studies  History  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: HN17.5, 303.484
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Hank Johnston
New social movements : from ideology to identity by Enrique Laraña( Book )

9 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 620 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Redefining the field of social movements
Social movements and culture by Hank Johnston( Book )

27 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reflecting the recent surge of interest in culture, this volume brings together top researchers in the field of social movements whose work represents the major approaches to movement analysis from a cultural perspective. The contributors address such issues as approaches to culture; how movements are affected by the culture of the larger society in which they act; and the internal cultures of these movements
Globalization and resistance : transnational dimensions of social movements by Jackie Smith( Book )

9 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This work brings together theory and research about how global economics and politics alter the way ordinary people engage in contentious political action. The cases range from 19th-century Irish immigrant networks, to protests against World Bank projects in the Amazon, to contemporary transnational organizing for the environment, to the "battle of Seattle". The volume illuminates the different ways that globalization processes affect social movements, and vice versa
Culture, social movements, and protest by Hank Johnston( Book )

10 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The goal of this volume is to present cutting-edge empirical research that demonstrates the centrality of a different set of cultural processes in explaining protest movements and their development
Frames of protest : social movements and the framing perspective( Book )

8 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Frames of Protest brings together important empirical research and theoretical essays by leading sociologists, political scientists, and media specialists that focus on social movement frames and framing practices. Frames are new ways of understanding political and social relations that emphasize injustice and the need for change. As such, they are crucial for the development of social movements and protest. Frames of Protest is the only book to focus exclusively on this major research perspective in social movement and protest studies."--BOOK JACKET
Latin American social movements : globalization, democratization, and transnational networks( Book )

6 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The two current trends of democratization and deepening economic liberalization have made Latin American countries a ground for massive defensive mobilization campaigns and have created new sites of popular struggle. In this edited volume on Latin American social movements, original chapters are combined with peer-reviewed articles from the well-regarded journal Mobilization. Four sections represent major themes in Latin American social movement research. An introductory section is followed by one discussing large-scale collective action by civil society against economic liberalization policies. The third section focuses on democratic transition in the context of neoliberalism. The fourth section examines two important cases of women's empowerment through protest mobilization, while the final section includes case studies on the strategic mobilization of Latin American movements. The volume includes original chapters on the Madres de Plaza de Mayo movement in Argentina and the Zapatista movement in Chiapas, Mexico. Also included in its coverage of the region's major movements are los piqueteros and antisweatshop labor organizing. This is the first study to focus closely on the related issues of neoliberal globalization, democratization, and the workings of transnational advocacy networks in Latin America."--Publisher's website
States and social movements by Hank Johnston( Book )

15 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

States and Social Movements cuts to the core of how social movements interact with all types of state system to produce variable outcomes such as democracy, policy reform, repression, insurrection, and revolution
Repression and mobilization by Christian Davenport( Book )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With case studies that range from Germany to the Philippines, the United States to Japan, Guatemala to China, these essays synthesize what we know about repression and mobilization and provide thoughtful insight for the future
Tales of nationalism : Catalonia, 1939-1979 by Hank Johnston( Book )

8 editions published in 1991 in English and Italian and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What is a social movement? by Hank Johnston( Book )

10 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Social movements play a central role in the scope and direction of social change. They were instrumental in the creation of the modern state and, today, are major forces in politics and culture. Environmentalism, gay rights, alterglobalization, and Islamic fundamentalism are all movements with far-reaching impacts on contemporary society. What is a Social Movement? traces how the study of movements such as these - of their structures, their ideas, and their repertoires of protest - have grown in recent years to become a major focus in the social sciences. It deftly navigates the organizational, ideational, and cultural complexity of political and social movements, and offers a succinct but comprehensive overview of the hows, whys, and wheretofores of studying them. The book analyzes how politics and culture frequently intersect as people participate in movements that call for change and pursue group interests. By focusing on movement organizations and networks, on what they do, and how they articulate their ideas of justice and collective interests, What is a Social Movement? lays the essential groundwork for understanding this significant and exciting field of research, where it came from, and where it is headed
Violent protest, contentious politics, and the neoliberal state( Book )

11 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Analyzes violent protest and rioting, furthering our understanding of this increasingly prevalent form of claim making. This title brings together internationally recognized experts in the field of protest studies and contentious politics to analyze the causes and trajectories of violence as a protest tactic
Yosemite trout fishing : with an analysis of 318 park lakes by Hank Johnston( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Yosemite trout fishing : with an analysis of 166 lakes by Hank Johnston( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Repression and mobilization( )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Social movements and culture( )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A special issue : Baltic nationalisms in comparative perspective( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Repression and mobilisation( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

El reencuentro de la psicologia social con la conducta colectiva y los movimientos sociales by Hank Johnston( )

1 edition published in 2003 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Whistles blow no more by Hank Johnston( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Yosemite calendar; yesterday's quotes, today's beauty, tomorrow's dates by Shirley Sargent( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Johnston, Hank

Languages
English (129)

Italian (2)

Spanish (1)

Covers
Social movements and cultureGlobalization and resistance : transnational dimensions of social movementsCulture, social movements, and protestFrames of protest : social movements and the framing perspectiveLatin American social movements : globalization, democratization, and transnational networksStates and social movementsRepression and mobilizationRepression and mobilization