Egypt Institute Journal (Vol. 3 – Issue 12) / studies

Social Movements in Mexico: Maps of Diffusion and Influence

October 2018

October 2018

Research Assistant, Egyptian Institute for Political and Strategic Studies, BA in Political Science, Faculty of Economics and Political Science, Cairo University, (English), 2015


Mexico has historically been characterized by a prolific and diverse societal mobility, which witnessed for many decades – even before the Mexican Revolution )1910-1920( – participation of most society groups that have different social, economic and cultural backgrounds. Although the current mobility is still revolving around the root issues from which it has historically emerged, many changes have occurred in terms of its frameworks, means and components, along with emergence of a number of new issues and goals related to the twenty-first century.

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