The Resource Laughing saints and righteous heroes : emotional rhythms in social movement groups, Erika Summers Effler

Laughing saints and righteous heroes : emotional rhythms in social movement groups, Erika Summers Effler

Label
Laughing saints and righteous heroes : emotional rhythms in social movement groups
Title
Laughing saints and righteous heroes
Title remainder
emotional rhythms in social movement groups
Statement of responsibility
Erika Summers Effler
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Why do people keep fighting for social causes in the face of consistent failure? Why do they risk their physical, emotional and financial safety on behalf of strangers? To explore these questions, the author undertook ethnographic fieldwork with two groups: anti death penalty activists and Catholics who strive to alleviate poverty
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
303.48/4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HM881
LC item number
.E33 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Morality and society series
Label
Laughing saints and righteous heroes : emotional rhythms in social movement groups, Erika Summers Effler
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : how do chronically failing altruistic social movement groups persist? -- Thrilling risk attracts involvement -- Recovering from failure carves paths to action -- Evolving emotional histories shape styles of persistence -- Conclusion : toward a fluid theory of social organization
Control code
ocn615634873
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 237 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780226188676
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b25144121
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)615634873
  • acaebk0226188671

Library Locations

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