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- Plural: alternative movements
- The terms alternative movement and alternative social movement are used interchangeably in a sociological context.
- Other social movements studied in social movement theory include alternative movements, reform movements, religious movements, and resistance movements.
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How to Cite the Definition of Alternative Movement
ASA – American Sociological Association (5th edition)
Bell, Kenton, ed. 2014. “alternative movement.” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Retrieved December 14, 2018 (https://sociologydictionary.org/alternative-movement/).
APA – American Psychological Association (6th edition)
alternative movement. (2014). In K. Bell (Ed.), Open education sociology dictionary. Retrieved from https://sociologydictionary.org/alternative-movement/
Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date – Chicago Manual of Style (16th edition)
Bell, Kenton, ed. 2014. “alternative movement.” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Accessed December 14, 2018. https://sociologydictionary.org/alternative-movement/.
MLA – Modern Language Association (7th edition)
“alternative movement.” Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Ed. Kenton Bell. 2014. Web. 14 Dec. 2018. <https://sociologydictionary.org/alternative-movement/>.