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Author Nepstad, Sharon Erickson.

Title Nonviolent revolutions : civil resistance in the late 20th century / Sharon Erickson Nepstad.

Published Oxford [UK] ; New York : Oxford University Press, c2011.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  323.044 NEPS    AVAILABLE
Physical description xviii, 178 p. ; 25 cm.
Series Oxford studies in culture and politics
Oxford studies in culture & politics.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [163]-174) and index.
Contents Nonviolent power and revolutionary change -- Nonviolent uprisings against socialist regimes. The Tiananmen tragedy and the failed uprising in China -- The collapse of the East German State -- Nonviolent revolts against military regimes. Panama's struggle for democracy -- Ousting Chile's general pinochet -- Nonviolent revolts against personal dictatorships. Kenya's struggle against the Moi dictatorshipi -- The Philippines' "bloodless revolution" -- How civil resistance works.
Subject Government, Resistance to -- History -- 20th century.
Revolutions -- History -- 20th century.
ISBN 9780199778201 (hbk. : acid-free paper)
0199778205 (hbk. : acid-free paper)
9780199778218 (pbk. : acid-free paper)
0199778213 (pbk. : acid-free paper)