Party in the Street explores the interaction between political parties and social movements in the United States.
Michael T. Heaney is Assistant Professor of Organizational Studies and Political Science at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. He has previously served as a Postdoctoral Fellow at the Center for the Study of American Politics at the Institution for Social and Policy Studies, Yale University, and as the William A. Steiger Fellow in the Congressional Fellowship Program at the American Political Science Association. His research has received funding from the National Science Foundation and has been published in a wide array of academic journals, such as the American Political Science Review, the American Journal of Sociology, Social Networks, and Perspectives on Politics. Fabio Rojas is Associate Professor of Sociology at Indiana University Bloomington. He previously served as the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Scholar in Health Policy Research at the University of Michigan. Rojas's research has been published in a wide array of academic journals, such as the American Journal of Sociology, the Academy of Management Journal, Social Forces, and the Journal of Black Studies. His first book, From Black Power to Black Studies: How a Radical Social Movement Became an Academic Discipline, was published in 2007. He blogs regularly at OrgTheory.net.
Winner of Choice Top 25 Book of 2015 2015 and Choice Outstanding Academic Title 2015 2015. Joint winner of Leon Epstein Outstanding Book Award, Political Organizations and Parties Section, American Political Science Association 2016.