Indignation, Ideologies, and Armed Mobilization: Civil War in Italy, 1943–45

@article{Costalli2015IndignationIA,
  title={Indignation, Ideologies, and Armed Mobilization: Civil War in Italy, 1943–45},
  author={Stefano Costalli and Andrea Ruggeri},
  journal={International Security},
  year={2015},
  volume={40},
  pages={119-157}
}
Ideas shape human behavior in many circumstances, including those involving political violence. Yet they have usually been underplayed in studies of the causes of armed mobilization. Likewise, emotions have been overlooked in most analyses of intrastate conflict. A mixed-methods analysis of Italian resistance during the Fascist regime and the Nazi occupation (1943–45) provides the opportunity to theorize and analyze empirical evidence on the role of indignation and radical ideologies in the… CONTINUE READING