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Book review: contentious politics by Charles Tilly and Sidney Tarrow

Long, Sophie (2016) Book review: contentious politics by Charles Tilly and Sidney Tarrow. LSE Review of Books (05 Jan 2016). Website.

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In the second edition of Contentious Politics, Charles Tilly and Sidney Tarrow explore various forms of political contention through a number of case studies including those on the Occupy movement, revolutions in the Middle East and the campaign for free and fair elections in Hong Kong. Sophie Long praises this volume for the utility of its conceptual framework, which underscores the crucial role that capacity and democracy play in the development and consequences of contentious politics.

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Subjects: J Political Science > JA Political science (General)
Date Deposited: 02 Jun 2016 10:59
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