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Published: 24 June 2020

264 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190097301

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From Dissent to Democracy

The Promise and Perils of Civil Resistance Transitions

Jonathan C. Pinckney

  • Presents three case studies of democratic transitions and nonviolent resistance in Nepal, Zambia, and Brazil
  • Uses statistical analysis of novel data to provide strong evidence of a global trend in dissent and democratization
  • Makes recommendations for promoting democracy in the areas studied and beyond