Definition of Value-added Theory
Determinants of Collective Behavior
- Structural Conduciveness
- Structural Strain
- Growth and Spread of a Generalized Belief
- Precipitating Factors
- Mobilization of Participants for Action
- The Operation of Social Control
Value-added Theory Pronunciation
- IPA Pronunciation
- Syllabification: (val·ue add·ed the·o·ry)
- Plural: value-added theories
- Smelser developed value-added theory in the Theory of Collective Behavior (1962).
- A functionalist theory.
- Also called: social strain theory
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