The Diffusion of Nonviolent Campaigns

@article{Gleditsch2017TheDO,
  title={The Diffusion of Nonviolent Campaigns},
  author={Kristian Skrede Gleditsch and Mauricio Rivera},
  journal={Journal of Conflict Resolution},
  year={2017},
  volume={61},
  pages={1120 - 1145}
}
Existing research has uncovered strong geographical clustering in civil war and a variety of diffusion mechanisms through which violence in one country can increase the risk of outbreaks in other countries. Popular coverage of nonviolent protest often emphasizes regional waves like the 1989 revolutions in Eastern Europe and the Arab Spring. However, most research on nonviolence focuses only on features within countries affecting motivation and opportunities, and we know little about the… Expand

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