new social movement theory

(noun) Theory asserting that postmodern movements that do not follow the two foundational or traditional social movements challenging the social order: class-based or gender-based movements, thus are difficult to explain with traditional social movement theories.

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How to Cite the Definition of New Social Movement Theory

ASA – American Sociological Association (5th edition)

Bell, Kenton, ed. 2013. “new social movement theory.” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Retrieved December 16, 2018 (https://sociologydictionary.org/new-social-movement-theory/).

APA – American Psychological Association (6th edition)

new social movement theory. (2013). In K. Bell (Ed.), Open education sociology dictionary. Retrieved from https://sociologydictionary.org/new-social-movement-theory/

Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date – Chicago Manual of Style (16th edition)

Bell, Kenton, ed. 2013. “new social movement theory.” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Accessed December 16, 2018. https://sociologydictionary.org/new-social-movement-theory/.

MLA – Modern Language Association (7th edition)

“new social movement theory.” Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Ed. Kenton Bell. 2013. Web. 16 Dec. 2018. <https://sociologydictionary.org/new-social-movement-theory/>.