About the Book:
In the history of El Salvador, at least three causes of popular organization and mobilization can be identified: for needs of liberation, for acts of intimidation by state or parastatal agents, and for globalization. This is one of the main ideas put forward in the book " Waves of popular mobilization: social movements in El Salvador, 1925-2010", written by Paul Almeida, an American sociologist, and in which an exhaustive analysis of the Salvadoran popular movements is developed. part of the 20th century and the first decade of the 21st century.
About the Author:
Paul Almeida is a Professor of Sociology at the University of California, Merced. His research centers on political sociology, historical comparative, globalization, and social movements.