Reference Groups and the Theory of Revolution (Routledge Revivals)
By John Urry
Published April 15th 2011 by Routledge – 244 pages
Series: Routledge Revivals
First published in 1973, this is a reissue of John Urry's important and influential study of the theory of revolution.
'This is a sensible and thoughtful book, full of interesting and acute observations. It is considerably more worth reading than most books about revolution.' - Cambridge Review
Part 1: Symbolic Interactionism and the Reference Group Concept 1. Of Symbolic Interactionism 2. Of Reference Groups 3. Of Normative References 4. Of Social Comparisons Part 2: Reference Groups in the Study of Dissent 5. Of a Theory of Dissent Part 3: The Sociology of Indonesian Dissent 6. Of Indonesian Dissent