Social and Political Dimensions of Campus Protest Activity

  title={Social and Political Dimensions of Campus Protest Activity},
  author={James W. Clarke and Josephine Egan},
  journal={The Journal of Politics},
  pages={500 - 523}
'See, for example, V. 0. Key, Jr., Public Opinion and American Democracy (New York: Knopf, 1961); Robert Lane, Political Ideology (New York: The Free Press, 1962); and Fred I. Greenstein, The American Party System and the American People (Englewood Cliffs, N.J.: Prentice-Hall, 1963). For evidence that words do not necessarily connote actions, see James W. Prothro and Charles W. Grigg, "Fundamental Principles of Democracy: Bases of Agreement and Disagreement," Journal of Politics, 22 (Spring… 
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