Practicing the Art of Dissent

@article{Ratliff2014PracticingTA,
  title={Practicing the Art of Dissent},
  author={Thomas Ratliff and Lori L. Hall},
  journal={Humanity \& Society},
  year={2014},
  volume={38},
  pages={268 - 294}
}
Protest events present portraits of social problems—people, through collective action, send a message to society through their performance of opposition. The purpose of this study is to examine the distribution and diversity of specific activities taking place at protest events in the United States from 2006 to 2009. We empirically examine these activities by drawing on preliminary data from a sample of nearly 2,500 protest events reported in the Los Angeles Times and New York Times. To more… 

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