The Chilean counter-revolution: Roots, dynamics and legacies of mass mobilisation against the Unidad Popular

@article{Casals2021TheCC,
  title={The Chilean counter-revolution: Roots, dynamics and legacies of mass mobilisation against the Unidad Popular},
  author={Marc Casals},
  journal={Radical Americas},
  year={2021}
}
  • M. Casals
  • Published 1 June 2021
  • Political Science
  • Radical Americas
The election of Salvador Allende and the Unidad Popular (Popular Unity) in 1970 unleashed a radical and original revolutionary process, discernible not only in the depth of its redistributive measures and the expectations it generated, but also in the ferocity with which those who identified with the counter-revolutionary ideal responded to that project. The counter-revolution, initially confined to the conservative and reactionary sectors, in a matter of months became an immense mass… 
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