How National Advocates Encourage Conservative Activism on America's College Campuses
"Student activism" brings leftists to mind, but right-leaning students are politically engaged too. Encouraged by national groups, a provocative style of activism flourishes at state universities, and a more intellectual style prevails at leading private universities.
Amy Binder's research and media contributions focus on U.S. conservatives, social movements, and political conflicts about schools and school curricula.
Kate Wood is a PhD candidate in Sociology, who does innovative research on the beliefs and experiences of college students.