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Revolutionary groups & movements books

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Recently Published

Boko Haram The History of an African Jihadist Movement by Alexander Thurston Boko Haram The History of an African Jihadist Movement

A comprehensive history of one of the world's deadliest jihadist groups Boko Haram is one of the world's deadliest jihadist groups. It has killed more than twenty thousand people and displaced more than two million in a campaign of terror...
Format: Hardback - Released: 14/11/2017

Mobilizing Transnational Gender Politics in Post-Genocide Rwanda by Dr. Rirhandu Mageza-Barthel Mobilizing Transnational Gender Politics in Post-Genocide Rwanda

Mageza-Barthel provides a context sensitive analysis of how Rwanda's women's movement used the United Nations (UN) gender norms in its efforts to insert gender-specific demands in the post-genocide period. The overall goal of these women - and their supporters -...
Format: Paperback - Released: 09/11/2017

Politics in Emotion The Song of Telangana by Himadeep (Vassar College, USA.) Muppidi Politics in Emotion The Song of Telangana
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The work focuses on a subaltern local sovereignty movement called Telangana in India. Over the last ten years, this movement has engaged in a massive political mobilization, including strikes, rallies, work stoppages, occupation of public spaces, electoral contests, 200 and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 09/11/2017

Making Revolution in Egypt The April 6th Youth Movement in a Global Context by Ali Sonay Making Revolution in Egypt The April 6th Youth Movement in a Global Context

The April 6th Youth Movement began as a Facebook page that sought to mobilize young Egyptians' support for striking industrial workers.
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/10/2017

The Evolution and Significance of the Cuban Revolution The Light in the Darkness by Charles McKelvey The Evolution and Significance of the Cuban Revolution The Light in the Darkness

The book interprets the Cuban revolutionary movement from 1868 to 1959 as a continuous process that sought political independence and social and economic transformation of colonial and neocolonial structures.
Format: Hardback - Released: 12/09/2017

Trade Unions and Arab Revolutions The Tunisian Case of UGTT by Hela (Department of Attachment at Dauphine University France) Yousfi Trade Unions and Arab Revolutions The Tunisian Case of UGTT

This book traces the role of the UGTT (the Tunisian General Labour Union) during Tunisia's 2011 revolution and the transition period that ensued - Tunisia being the Arab country where trade unionism was the strongest and most influential in shaping...
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/09/2017

Jihad & Co. Black Markets and Islamist Power by Aisha Ahmad Jihad & Co. Black Markets and Islamist Power

Why are Islamists able to build state-like polities out of enduring civil war stalemate? By tracking the financial origins of jihadists in Afghanistan, Somalia, Pakistan, Mali, and Iraq, The Mosque and the Market shows that behind the heated rhetoric, there...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/09/2017

The Syrian Jihad The Evolution of an Insurgency by Charles Lister The Syrian Jihad The Evolution of an Insurgency

The Syrian Civil War in all its ghastly twists and turns, from initial optimism to barrel-bombing and the rise of Islamic State, are among the subjects covered in Lister's definitive account
Format: Paperback - Released: 31/08/2017

Coming Soon

Revisiting Arab Uprisings The Politics of a Revolutionary Moment by Stephane Lacroix Revisiting Arab Uprisings The Politics of a Revolutionary Moment

Drawing on an A-list of Middle East experts, this book assesses the relative merits of the thwarted paths to democracy in the 'Arab Spring' states.
Format: Paperback - Released: 14/12/2017

Hezbollah Mobilisation and Power by Aurelie Daher Hezbollah Mobilisation and Power

Drawing on first-hand interviews with rank and file members of Hezbollah, the author illuminates the inner workings of this Islamist terrorist group.
Format: Hardback - Released: 25/01/2018

Other books in this genre

A Time to Rise Collective Memoirs of the Union of Democratic Filipinos (KDP) by Augusto Fauni Espiritu A Time to Rise Collective Memoirs of the Union of Democratic Filipinos (KDP)

A Time to Rise is an intimate look into the workings of the KDP, the only revolutionary organization that emerged in the Filipino American community during the politically turbulent 1970s and '80s. Overcoming cultural and class differences, members of the...
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/08/2017

Red International and Black Caribbean Communists in New York City, Mexico and the West Indies, 1919-1939 by Margaret Stevens Red International and Black Caribbean Communists in New York City, Mexico and the West Indies, 1919-1939

A groundbreaking history of Communist organisations and struggle in the Caribbean, focusing on women, peasants of colour and black workers
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/08/2017

What's Wrong with Rights? Social Movements, Law and Liberal Imaginations by Radha D'Souza What's Wrong with Rights? Social Movements, Law and Liberal Imaginations

A critique of liberal rights exposing the paradox between 'good' capitalism and the reality of its actions
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/08/2017

Rebel Recruitment and Information Problems by Kazuhiro (Hitotsubashi University, Japan) Obayashi Rebel Recruitment and Information Problems
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How do rebel groups decide how to recruit members? To answer this question, Obayashi classifies recruitment techniques of rebel groups into two types, coercion and inducement, and develops a theory of rebel recruitment that simultaneously addresses agency problems inside rebel...
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/08/2017

Public Space and Revolt On the Occasion of Tahrir Square 2011 by Sherene Seikaly, Elena Tzelepis Public Space and Revolt On the Occasion of Tahrir Square 2011
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When the pro-democracy protests broke out in Egypt in January 2011, a remarkable sense of non-violent collectivity emerged in the public spaces of the country and beyond. Tahrir Square became the epicenter of a revolution and a public space of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/08/2017

Destiny The Secret Operations of the Yodog Exiles by Koji Takazawa Destiny The Secret Operations of the Yodog Exiles

An example of superb investigative journalism, Destiny: The Secret Operations of the Yodog? Exiles offers K?ji Takazawa's powerful story of how he exposed the Yodog? group's involvement in the kidnapping and luring of several young Japanese to North Korea, as...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/07/2017

Destiny The Secret Operations of the Yodog Exiles by Koji Takazawa Destiny The Secret Operations of the Yodog Exiles

An example of superb investigative journalism, Destiny: The Secret Operations of the Yodog? Exiles offers K?ji Takazawa's powerful story of how he exposed the Yodog? group's involvement in the kidnapping and luring of several young Japanese to North Korea, as...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/07/2017

Civil-Military Relations in Lebanon Conflict, Cohesion and Confessionalism in a Divided Society by Tine Gade Civil-Military Relations in Lebanon Conflict, Cohesion and Confessionalism in a Divided Society

This volume examines Lebanon's post-2011 security dilemmas and the tenuous civil-military relations. The spill-over from the Syrian civil war and Hezbollah's military engagement has magnified the security challenges facing the Army, making it a target.
Format: Hardback - Released: 27/07/2017

Revolutionary Passions Latin America, Middle-East, India by Hamit (University of Cyprus) Bozarslan, Gilles Bataillon, Christophe Jaffrelot Revolutionary Passions Latin America, Middle-East, India
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Europe has been the chief arena of revolutionary passions since the end of the eighteenth century. During this same period, and right up to the beginning of the twenty-first century, the non-European world, too, has resonated with coup attempts and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 18/07/2017

Chongqing's Red Culture Campaign Simulation and its Social Implications by Xiao Mei Chongqing's Red Culture Campaign Simulation and its Social Implications

Between 2009 and 2012, the city of Chongqing came into the national, and even international spotlight, as it became the geographical centre of the 'Singing Red, Smashing Black' campaign, and later the political storm that swept China. Chongqing's Red Culture...
Format: Hardback - Released: 06/07/2017

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