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Below is a list of published articles that have used the dataset available on this website.
Earl, Jennifer, Sarah A. Soule, and John D. McCarthy. 2003. “Protest Under Fire? Explaining the Policing of Protest.” American Sociological Review 68(4): 581-606. Link
Earl, Jennifer and Sarah A. Soule. 2006. “Seeing Blue: A Police-Centered Explanation of Protest Policing.” Mobilization 11(2): 145-164. Link
King, Brayden G., Keith G. Bentele and Sarah A. Soule. 2007. "Protest and Policymaking: Explaining Fluctuation in Congressional Attention to Rights Issues, 1960-1986." Social Forces 86(1):137-164. Link
King, Brayden G. and Sarah A. Soule. 2007. "Social Movements as Extra-Institutional Entrepreneurs: The Effect of Protest on Stock Price Returns." Administrative Science Quarterly 52: 413-42. Link
Larson, Jeffrey and Sarah A. Soule. 2009. “Sector Level Dynamics and Collective Action in the United States: 1965-1975.” Mobilization 14(3): 293-314. Link
Martin, Andrew W., John D. McCarthy, and Clark McPhail. 2009. “Why Targets Matter: Toward a More Inclusive Model of Collective Violence.” American Sociological Review 74(5): 821-841. Link
McAdam, Doug and Yang Su. 2002. "The War at Home: Antiwar Protests and Congressional Voting, 1965-1973." American Sociological Review 67: 696-721. Link
McCarthy, John D. and Clark McPhail. 2006. “Places of Protest: The Public Forum in Principle and Practice” Mobilization 11(2): 229-47. Link
Olzak, Susan and Sarah A. Soule. 2009. “Cross-Cutting Influences of Environmental Protest and Legislation.” Social Forces 88(1):201-226. Link
Soule, Sarah A. and Christian Davenport. 2009. “Velvet Glove, Iron Fist, or Even Hand? Protest Policing in the United States, 1960-1990.” Mobilization 14(1): 1-22. Link
Soule, Sarah A. 2009. Contention and Corporate Social Responsibility. New York, NY: Cambridge University Press. Link
Soule, Sarah A. and Jennifer Earl. 2005. “A Movement Society Evaluated: Collective Protest in the United States, 1960-1986.” Mobilization 10(3): 345-364. Link
Soule, Sarah A. and Brayden G King. 2008. “Competition and Resource Partitioning in Three Social Movement Industries.” American Journal of Sociology 113(6): 1568-1610. Link
Van Dyke, Nella, Sarah A. Soule, and Verta A. Taylor. 2004. “The Targets of Social Movements: Beyond a Focus on the State.” Research in Social Movements, Conflicts, and Change 25: 27-51. Link
Walker, Edward T., Andrew W. Martin, and John D. McCarthy. 2008. “Confronting the State, the Corporation, and the Academy: The Influence of Institutional Targets on Social Movement Repertoires.” American Journal of Sociology 114(1): 35:76. Link
Wang, Dan J., and Sarah A. Soule.  2012.  "Social Movement Organizational Collaboration:  Networks of Learning and the Diffusion of Protest Tactics, 1960-1995."  American Journal of Sociology 117(6).  Forthcoming.