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FWPs of Conflict Researchers

I rather like this quote of Tilly’s from his From Mobilization to Revolution (p. 5): The analysis of collective action is a risky adventure.  For one thing, there are too many experts around.  It is a bit like food, or sex, … Continue reading

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‘Sup with no Love for Chuck post-1990?

Cara Jones tweeted in response to my Did Charles Tilly Labor in Vain? post She is wondering about a parenthetical remark I made about Tilly’s work being better prior to 1990.  The short answer is: I didn’t learn anything from his post-1990 … Continue reading

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Did Charles Tilly Labor in Vain?

Last week Jonathan Panikoff posted a stream of clap-trap and nonsense at Small Wars Journal to support his headline that, in Syria, “The True Chaos Will Begin After the Fall of the Regime.” Why do I sigh?  Mr. Panikoff is, … Continue reading

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