Dynamics of Contention / Edition 1

Dynamics of Contention / Edition 1

by Doug McAdam, Sidney Tarrow, Charles Tilly
     
 

In recent decades the study of social movements, revolution and democratization has flourished. This book was first published in 2001.See more details below

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In recent decades the study of social movements, revolution and democratization has flourished. This book was first published in 2001.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521011877
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
06/28/2010
Series:
Cambridge Studies in Contentious Politics Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
412
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.91(d)

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Table of Contents

List of Figures and Tables
Preface and Acknowledgments
Abbreviations
Pt. IWhat's the Problem?
1What Are They Shouting About?3
2Lineaments of Contention38
3Comparisons, Mechanisms, and Episodes72
Pt. IITentative Solutions
4Mobilization in Comparative Perspective91
5Contentious Action124
6Transformations of Contention160
Pt. IIIApplications and Conclusions
7Revolutionary Trajectories193
8Nationalism, National Disintegration, and Contention227
9Contentious Democratization264
10Conclusions305
References349
Index371

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