Political rebellion : causes, outcomes and alternatives / Ted Robert Gurr.
By: Gurr, Ted Robert.Material type: BookCall no.: HM876 .G87 2015Publication: Milton Park, Abingdon, Oxon : Routledge, 2015Description: xiv, 291 p. : ill.ISBN: 9780415732826 (paperback); 0415732824 (paperback); 9780415732819 (hardback); 0415732816 (hardback).Subject(s): Revolutions | Political violence | Protest movements | Conflict management | World politics -- 1945-1989 | World politics -- 1989- | Africa -- Politics and government -- 1960-
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Part I. The Why Men Rebel Project : theories of rebellion, repression, and responses to scarcity -- Introduction to Part I -- Psychological factors in political violence -- War, revolution, and the growth of the coercive state -- On the political consequences of scarcity and economic decline -- Part II. The Minorities At Risk Project : patterns, causes and management of ethnopolitical conflict -- Introduction to Part II -- Peoples against states : ethnopolitical conflict and the changing world system -- Minorities, nationalists, and Islamists : explaining communal conflict in the twenty-first century -- Attaining peace in divided societies : five principles of emerging doctrine -- Part III. Protest, rebellion, terrorism : outcomes and alternatives -- Introduction to Part III -- On the outcomes of violent conflict -- Self-determination movements and their outcomes -- Terrorism in democracies : when it occurs, why it fails -- Nonviolence in ethnopolitics : strategies for the attainment of group rights and autonomy -- Part IV. Out of Africa -- Introduction to Part IV -- Explaining political violence and revolution in Africa -- How Africa's civil wars ended : lessons for prevention? -- The security challenges of Somalia : toward a confederal solution -- Why men rebel revisited : observations on revolution in contemporary Africa.
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