Between Movement & Establishment

Title: Between Movement & Establishment: Organizations Advocating for Youth

Authors: Milbrey McLaughlin, W. Richard Scott, Sarah Deschenes, Katheryn Hopkins, and Anne Newman

Year of Publication: 2009

Publisher: Stanford University Press

Website: http://www.sup.org/book.cgi?id=17401

Publisher Synopsis
This pathbreaking book examines the strategies, successes, and challenges of youth advocacy organizations, highlighting the importance of local contexts for these efforts. Working between social movements and the political establishment, these organizations occupy a special niche in American politics and civil society. They use their position to change local agendas for youth and public perceptions of youth, and work to strengthen local community support systems.

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