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Introduction

Alexandra Barahona de Brito

in Human Rights and Democratization in Latin America: Uruguay and Chile

Published in print:
1997
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198280385
eISBN:
9780191598852
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198280386.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Democratization

Introduction is given to the subject (and structure) of the book: the analysis of Uruguayan and Chilean attempts to resolve the human rights’ violation conflicts inherited from military-state ... More


The Historical Origins of Authoritarian Repression

Elizabeth R. Nugent

in After Repression: How Polarization Derails Democratic Transition

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780691203058
eISBN:
9780691203072
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691203058.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter discusses how authoritarian regimes come to repress their opposition in different ways. It offers evidence for how differences in colonial coercive institutions in the Middle East ... More


On the Margins of Defeat: A Sociology of Arab Intellectuals Under Authoritarianism

Bahgat Korany

in The Changing Middle East: A New Look at Regional Dynamics

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789774163531
eISBN:
9781617970368
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
American University in Cairo Press
DOI:
10.5743/cairo/9789774163531.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

State repression, under authoritarianism, is so frequently taken for granted that its deeper ramifications are rarely studied. The Arab region has witnessed a rising interest in women's issues at ... More


Cointel’s Got Blacks in Hell: State Repression and Black Liberation

Edward Onaci

in Free the Land: The Republic of New Afrika and the Pursuit of a Black Nation-State

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781469656144
eISBN:
9781469656168
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469656144.003.0006
Subject:
History, African-American History

The fifth chapter considers some of the dangerous and dispiriting aspects of social movement participation. It underscores the importance of external forces, such as the Federal Bureau of ... More


Driven to Arms? The Escalation to Violence in Nationalist Conflicts

Adria Lawrence

in Rethinking Violence: States and Non-State Actors in Conflict

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262014205
eISBN:
9780262266086
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262014205.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter presents the relationship between ongoing conflict and the eruption of nationalist violence, violent and non-violent conflict in the French empire, and French repression in colonial ... More


Secession and Security: Explaining State Strategy against Separatists

Ahsan I. Butt

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9781501713941
eISBN:
9781501713958
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501713941.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Asian Politics

This book argues that states, rather than separatists, determine whether a secessionist struggle will be peaceful, violent, or genocidal. The book investigates the strategies, ranging from negotiated ... More


Writing Polish Jewry’s “Greatest National Catastrophe”: Holocaust Documentation in Communist Poland

Laura Jockusch

in Collect and Record!: Jewish Holocaust Documentation in Early Postwar Europe

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199764556
eISBN:
9780199979578
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199764556.003.0003
Subject:
History, European Modern History, Historiography

This chapter discusses the Central Jewish Historical Commission (Centralna Żydowska Komisja Historyczna; CŻKH) in Poland, from its establishment in 1944 to its shutting down by the communist ... More


Blacks without Color Military Rule and Radicalism in Transition, 1950–1957

Matthew J. Smith

in Red & Black in Haiti: Radicalism, Conflict, and Political Change, 1934-1957

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807832653
eISBN:
9781469605845
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807894156_smith.10
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This chapter examines shifts in the tactics and approaches of radicalism and the general political and economic climate under the military rule of Paul Magloire. It depicts the Magloire years as a ... More


Riots Into Rebellion, 1776–1795

Ho-Fung Hung

in Protest with Chinese Characteristics: Demonstrations, Riots, and Petitions in the Mid-Qing Dynasty

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231152037
eISBN:
9780231525459
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231152037.003.0005
Subject:
History, Asian History

This chapter focuses on the second of the three waves of protest in mid-Qing China. It details the genesis and development of select representative cases of protest in 1776–1795, which were ... More


A Second Occupation

Johanna Fernández

in The Young Lords: A Radical History

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781469653440
eISBN:
9781469653464
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469653440.003.0011
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

In Fall 1970, the Young Lords again occupied the FSUMC church, in response to the shocking death of one of their own, Julio Roldan, who after a false arrest was found hanged in the Tombs, NYC’s ... More


The Pinochet Dictatorship: Conflicting Histories and Memories, 1973–1990

Joanna Crow

in The Mapuche in Modern Chile: A Cultural History

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780813044286
eISBN:
9780813046273
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813044286.003.0006
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

Chapter 5 explores the interactive dynamics of indigenous-state relations during the military dictatorship of Augusto Pinochet. It begins by outlining the brutality of state repression, the ... More


The French Repertoire

Rafael Sánchez

in Dancing Jacobins

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780823263653
eISBN:
9780823268887
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823263653.003.0009
Subject:
Anthropology, Latin American Cultural Anthropology

This chapter examines how one of the two imaginary cum governmental configurations that, according to the book’s argument, compose Venezuela’s ‘monumental governmentality’—I’e’, The Fragile ... More


Internet Coverage and the Temporal Dynamics of Protest

Nils B. Weidmann and Espen Geelmuyden Rød

in The Internet and Political Protest in Autocracies

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780190918309
eISBN:
9780190918347
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190918309.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, Democratization

The results Chapter 6 have shown that Internet technology suppresses the occurrence of protest, but how does the technology affect the persistence of protest once it has started? This chapter ... More


Afterword: Drag King Dreams Deferred

Deborah Cohler

in Citizen, Invert, Queer: Lesbianism and War in Early Twentieth-Century Britain

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816649754
eISBN:
9781452946009
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816649754.003.0006
Subject:
Society and Culture, Gay and Lesbian Studies

This afterword shifts the book’s methodological imperative—to read emerging sexual and gendered identities through the lens of nationalism—from the turn of the twentieth century in Britain to the ... More


Elections and Transformation

Andreas Schedler

in The Handbook of Political, Social, and Economic Transformation

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2019
ISBN:
9780198829911
eISBN:
9780191868368
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198829911.003.0047
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

Competitive political elections are frequent objects of cynicism, but also carriers of great transformative expectations. This chapter reviews the comparative literature about their transformational ... More


The Tonghaks Have Again Arisen, 1864–1894

George L. Kallander

in Salvation through Dissent: Tonghak Heterodoxy and Early Modern Korea

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824837167
eISBN:
9780824871222
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824837167.003.0004
Subject:
History, Asian History

This chapter focuses on the leaders who carried on the Tonghak legacy following Ch'oe Cheu's execution. Tonghak was profoundly marked by state repression, Catholic persecution, and experiences in ... More


The Great Terror as a Moral Panic

Seth Bernstein

in Raised under Stalin: Young Communists and the Defense of Socialism

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781501709883
eISBN:
9781501709388
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501709883.003.0005
Subject:
History, Russian and Former Soviet Union History

During the Great Terror, youth faced suspicion not only for their connections with supposed enemies of the people but because of alleged acts of degeneracy like drinking. Thousands of young people ... More


Saints Under Siege: The Texas State Raid on the Fundamentalist Latter Day Saints

Stuart A. Wright and James T. Richardson (eds)

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814795286
eISBN:
9780814795309
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814795286.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

In April 2008, state police and child protection authorities raided Yearning for Zion Ranch near Eldorado, Texas, a community of 800 members of the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ Latter Day ... More


Introduction

Stuart A. Wright and James T. Richardson

in Saints Under Siege: The Texas State Raid on the Fundamentalist Latter Day Saints

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814795286
eISBN:
9780814795309
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814795286.003.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This book explores the issues arising from the paramilitary-style raid launched by Texas state police and the Department of Family and Protective Services (DFPS) on April 3, 2008, against the ... More


War and Peace

Jean Drèze

in Sense and Solidarity: Jholawala Economics for Everyone

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780198833468
eISBN:
9780191871900
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198833468.003.0010
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter is concerned with the abolition of violence, or at least of armed conflict, as an aspect of social development. While nuclear strategists pride themselves on being “realists”, their ... More


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