Dramaturgy and Social Movements: The Social Construction and Communication of Power

  • Robert D. Enford
  • Scott A. Hunt
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Abstract

The sociology of social movements currently lacks a conceptual framework to understand collective attempts to construct and reconstruct definitions of power. This defic-iency highlights a paradox. On the one hand, movement activists devote considerable time articulating their under-standing of power relations. Movement scholars, on the other hand, have generally neglected the processes by which these meanings are developed, sustained, and transformed.

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  • Robert D. Enford
  • Scott A. Hunt

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