A theory of nonviolent action: How civil disobedience works

By: Stellan Vinthagen

  • Publisher: Zed Books
  • ISBN Number: 9781780325156
  • Publish Date: 2015
  • Number of Pages: 224

In A Theory of Nonviolent Action, Stellan Vinthagen draws on these examples as well as a rich collection of other historical social events that represent nonviolence movements that combined resistance and constructive change.

With this groundbreaking book, Vinthagen provides the first major systematic attempt to develop a theory of nonviolent action in decades, making this essential reading for anyone involved in the study of nonviolence movements.

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