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Erica Chenoweth

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Posted by Erica Chenoweth 3 years 9 weeks ago
Could nonviolent resistance have succeeded in Libya? Here are four points worth considering: 1) The movement was fairly spontaneous, unlike the highly coordinated campaign in Egypt. As Peter Ackerman...

Articles by Erica Chenoweth

Erica Chenoweth is an assistant professor of government at Wesleyan University and co-author with Maria J.

From Cairo, Egypt, to Madison, Wisconsin, civil society is fighting back through massive nonviolent resistance. But what makes for a successful campaign? The data is in.