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Sharon Erickson Nepstad
Professor of Sociology
Office: SSCI 1066
social movements, religion, comparative sociology, peace studies, political sociology
Nepstad, Sharon Erickson. Nonviolent Civil Resistance: Theories, Strategies, and Dynamics. Under contract with Oxford University Press.
Nepstad, Sharon Erickson. 2011. Nepstad, Sharon Erickson. 2011. Nonviolent Revolutions: Civil Resistance in the Late Twentieth Century. New York: Oxford University Press.
Nepstad, Sharon Erickson. 2008. Religion and War Resistance in the Plowshares Movement. New York: Cambridge University Press. (Winner of the 2009 Outstanding Book Award for the American Sociological Association section on Peace, War, and Social Conflict)
Nepstad, Sharon Erickson. 2004. Convictions of the Soul: Religion, Culture, and Agency in the Central America Solidarity Movement. New York: Oxford University Press.
Nepstad, Sharon Erickson and Stellan Vinthagen. 2008. “Strategic Changes and Cultural Adaptations: Explaining Differential Outcomes in the International Plowshares Movement.” International Journal of Peace Studies 13(1): 15-42.
Nepstad, Sharon Erickson. 2007. “Oppositional Consciousness Among the Privileged: Remaking Religion in the Central America Solidarity Movement.” Critical Sociology 33(4): 661-688.
Nepstad, Sharon Erickson and Clifford Bob. 2006. “When Do Leaders Matter? Hypotheses on Leadership Dynamics in Social Movements.” Mobilization 11(1): 21-42.
Nepstad, Sharon Erickson. 2004. “Religion, Violence, and Peacemaking.” Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 43(3): 297-301.
Nepstad, Sharon Erickson. 2004. “Persistent Resistance: Commitment and Community in the Plowshares Movement.” Social Problems 51 (1): 43-60.