News and Events

Mobilization Turns Twenty

Mobilization is the leading journal of research in collective action, social movements, and contentious politics. Founded in 1996 by Professor Hank Johnston, the journal celebrates it's 20th anniversary.


Wage Theft, Time Theft, and Discrimination in San Diego County Restaurant Jobs

Dr. Jill Esbenshade's report on wage theft and San Diego County Restaurant Workers is released.


New Faculty

The department would like to welcome its new tenure-track hires: Audrey Beck and Joseph Gibbons.


Learn more by visiting our News and Events page.

Important Links

  • Mobilization
    The department publishes Mobilization: An International Quarterly, a leading research journal in social movements and protest.
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  • Alpha Kappa Delta
    Alpha Kappa Delta
    Alpha Kappa Delta (AKD) is an internationally recognized honor society that is open to all students.
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