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mass movements

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  • mass movements —    The mass conversion of entire populations, often out of all proportion to evangelistic activity, has now and then swelled the world Protestant community. Such mass movements were first recognized in India in the last half of the 19th century.… …   Encyclopedia of Protestantism

  • mass movements — (qunzhong yundong) Mao Zedong (1893–1976) favoured ‘mass mobilization’ as a government mechanism. As a result mass movements were incessant during his rule, by far the most important being the Cultural Revolution. Other than mass participation,… …   Encyclopedia of Contemporary Chinese Culture

  • mass movement — an organized effort by a large number of people, esp. those not forming part of the elite of a given society, to bring about pervasive changes in existing social, economic, or political institutions, frequently characterized by charismatic… …   Universalium

  • Mass movement — This is a political concept. For the geomorphic process, see Mass wasting Mass movement refers to the political concept of a political party or movement which is supported by large segments of a population. Political movements that typically… …   Wikipedia

  • mass society — The modern image of mass society, although not the label, begins with the French aristocrat Alexis de Tocqueville , who toured the United States in the 1830s in search of the secret of democracy . He was struck by the similarity of ideas and… …   Dictionary of sociology

  • Mass (Bernstein) — MASS (formally, MASS: A Theatre Piece for Singers, Players, and Dancers ) is a musical theatre work composed by Leonard Bernstein with text by Bernstein and additional text and lyrics by Stephen Schwartz. Commissioned by Jacqueline Kennedy, it… …   Wikipedia

  • Mass racial violence in the United States — Mass racial violence, also called race riots can include such disparate events as: attacks on Irish Catholics, the Chinese and other immigrants in the 19th century. attacks on Italian immigrants in the early 20th century, and Mexicans and Puerto… …   Wikipedia

  • Mass wasting — at Palo Duro Canyon, West Texas (2002) …   Wikipedia

  • Mass spectrum analysis — is an integral part of mass spectrometry.[1][2] Organic chemists obtain mass spectra of chemical compounds as part of structure elucidation and the analysis is part of every organic chemistry curriculum. Co …   Wikipedia

  • Mass of the Children — is a major work of English composer John Rutter. It is a non liturgical Missa Brevis, with the traditional Latin and Greek Mass text interwoven with several English poems. Mass of the Children consists of five movements: Kyrie Gloria Sanctus and… …   Wikipedia

  • Mass (music) — The Mass, a form of sacred musical composition, is a choral composition that sets the invariable portions of the Eucharistic liturgy (principally that of the Catholic Church, the Anglican Communion, and the Lutheran Church) to music. Most Masses… …   Wikipedia

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