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Erfolg durch zivilen Ungehorsam?

Author: Theodor Ebert

In: Forschungsjournal Soziale Bewegung, Vol 25, No 1, 2012, pp. 60-65

Social movements come into being due to contradictions within a society.  They create a growing  number of people that fear a social catastrophe or believe they can change the current situation.  These motives also provide legitimation for people to protest, resist or, in some circumstances, even promote a radical change in their society.