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Goal Plans and Individual Conduct

Jack Levinson

in Making Life Work: Freedom and Disability in a Community Group Home

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816650811
eISBN:
9781452946054
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816650811.003.0010
Subject:
Sociology, Health, Illness, and Medicine

This chapter presents the goal plans at Driggs House. Goal plans at Driggs House are the technologies at the center of the group home’s individual work with residents. Goal plans formalize what ... More


The Politics of Coming Out: Visibility and Identity in Activism against Child Sexual Abuse

Nancy Whittier

in Strategies for Social Change

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816672899
eISBN:
9781452947174
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816672899.003.0007
Subject:
Sociology, Social Movements and Social Change

This chapter discusses the relationship between identity strategies and social change by looking at studies on activism against child sexual abuse. It analyzes the concept of “coming out” in ... More


Acting inside and outside the Network

Ulises Ali Mejias

in Off the Network: Disrupting the Digital World

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816678990
eISBN:
9781452948355
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816678990.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Science, Technology and Environment

This chapter details the relationship between the network and the self. It discusses specific biases in the manner in which the network mediates the social reality of the individual terms of ... More


Changing Mobilization of Individual Activists?

Stefaan Walgrave

in The Future of Social Movement Research: Dynamics, Mechanisms, and Processes

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816686513
eISBN:
9781452948928
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816686513.003.0012
Subject:
Sociology, Social Movements and Social Change

Existing work on mobilization can be categorized along two axes: structure vs. culture and bottom-up (individuals) vs. top-down (organizations). Structural top-down mobilization seems now to be ... More


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