Generations and the Transformation of Social Movements in Postwar Canada

@article{Clment2009GenerationsAT,
  title={Generations and the Transformation of Social Movements in Postwar Canada},
  author={D. Cl{\'e}ment},
  journal={Histoire sociale/Social history},
  year={2009},
  volume={42},
  pages={361 - 387}
}
  • D. Clément
  • Published 2009
  • Sociology
  • Histoire sociale/Social history
Historians, particularly in Canada, have yet to make a significant contribution to the study of contemporary social movements. State funding, ideological conflict, and demographic change had a critical impact on social movements in Canada in the 1960s and 1970s, as this case study of the Ligue des droits de l'homme (Montreal) shows. These developments distinguished the first (1930s–1950s) from the second (1960s–1980s) generation of rights associations in Canada. Generational change was… Expand
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