Centre on Social Movement Studies (Cosmos)

Centre on Social Movement Studies (Cosmos)

The Centre on Social Movement Studies (Cosmos) is a research networks focusing on social movements as part of broader contentious politics. It promotes theoretically-driven empirical analyses on forms, dimensions, causes and impacts of social movements, in established democracies as well as authoritarian regimes.

The Centre on Social Movement Studies (Cosmos) is a research networks focusing on social movements as part of broader contentious politics. It promotes theoretically-driven empirical analyses on forms, dimensions, causes and impacts of social movements, in established democracies as well as authoritarian regimes.

Particular attention is given to social movements as promoters of democratization processes.

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Centre on Social Movement Studies
Department of Political and Social Sciences
Scuola Normale Superiore
Palazzo Strozzi
Piazza degli Strozzi
50123 Firenze Italy

Tel. [+39] 055 2673331
Fax [+39] 055 2673356
Email: cosmos@sns.it