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The Resource Arms and the people : popular movements and the military from the Paris Commune to the Arab Spring, edited by Mike Gonzalez and Houman Barekat

Arms and the people : popular movements and the military from the Paris Commune to the Arab Spring, edited by Mike Gonzalez and Houman Barekat

Label
Arms and the people : popular movements and the military from the Paris Commune to the Arab Spring
Title
Arms and the people
Title remainder
popular movements and the military from the Paris Commune to the Arab Spring
Statement of responsibility
edited by Mike Gonzalez and Houman Barekat
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Looking at a range of global historical experiences, Arms and the People examines the relationship between mass movements and military institutions. Some argue that it is impossible to achieve and protect a revolution without the support of the army, but how can the support of the army be won? Arms and the People explores the impact of profound social polarisation on the internal cohesion of the state's 'armed bodies of men' and on the contested loyalties of soldiers. The different contributors examine a series of historical moments in which a crisis in the military institution has reflected a deeper social crisis which has penetrated that institution and threatened to disable it. With a range of international contributors who have either studied or been directly involved in such social upheavals, Arms and the People is a pioneering contribution to the study of revolutionary change and will appeal to students and academics in history, politics and sociology."--Publisher's website
Cataloging source
AU@
Dewey number
303.484
Index
index present
LC call number
HM881
LC item number
.A76 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Arms and the people : popular movements and the military from the Paris Commune to the Arab Spring, edited by Mike Gonzalez and Houman Barekat
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Machine generated contents note: SOLDIERS AND REVOLUTION -- 1.Soldiers, Sailors and Revolution: Russia 1917 / Mike Haynes -- 2.An Army in Revolt: Germany 1918-19 / Volkhard Moser -- 3.Nation against Nation: Italy 1919-21 / Megan Trudell -- 4.Soldiers on the Side of the People: Portugal 1974-75 / Peter Robinson -- THE POPULAR FORCES MOBILISE -- 5.Militia and Workers' State: Paris 1871 / Donny Gluckstein -- 6.The People in Arms: Spain 1936 / Andy Durgan -- 7.Never One Hand': Egypt 2011 / Philip Marfleet -- GUERRILLA WARS AND THE LIMITS OF IMPERIAL POWER -- 8.People Change: American Soldiers and Marines in Vietnam 1965-73 / Jonathan Neale -- 9.Crazy Little Armies: Guerrilla Strategy in Latin America 1958-90 / Mike Gonzalez -- COUNTER-REVOLUTION AND THE MILITARY -- 10.The Iron Fist: Chile 1973 / Mike Gonzalez -- 11.Reaction and Slaughter: Indonesia 1965-66 / Nathaniel Mehr -- THE CIVIC-MILITARY ALLIANCE --
  • Note continued: 12.Storming the Ramparts of Tyranny': Egypt and Iraq 1945-63 / Anne Alexander -- 13.The Civic-Military Alliance: Venezuela 1958-90 / Mike Gonzalez
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
vi, 292 p.
Isbn
9780745332895
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2012474310
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn795175270
  • (OCoLC)ocn853323680
Label
Arms and the people : popular movements and the military from the Paris Commune to the Arab Spring, edited by Mike Gonzalez and Houman Barekat
Publication
Note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Machine generated contents note: SOLDIERS AND REVOLUTION -- 1.Soldiers, Sailors and Revolution: Russia 1917 / Mike Haynes -- 2.An Army in Revolt: Germany 1918-19 / Volkhard Moser -- 3.Nation against Nation: Italy 1919-21 / Megan Trudell -- 4.Soldiers on the Side of the People: Portugal 1974-75 / Peter Robinson -- THE POPULAR FORCES MOBILISE -- 5.Militia and Workers' State: Paris 1871 / Donny Gluckstein -- 6.The People in Arms: Spain 1936 / Andy Durgan -- 7.Never One Hand': Egypt 2011 / Philip Marfleet -- GUERRILLA WARS AND THE LIMITS OF IMPERIAL POWER -- 8.People Change: American Soldiers and Marines in Vietnam 1965-73 / Jonathan Neale -- 9.Crazy Little Armies: Guerrilla Strategy in Latin America 1958-90 / Mike Gonzalez -- COUNTER-REVOLUTION AND THE MILITARY -- 10.The Iron Fist: Chile 1973 / Mike Gonzalez -- 11.Reaction and Slaughter: Indonesia 1965-66 / Nathaniel Mehr -- THE CIVIC-MILITARY ALLIANCE --
  • Note continued: 12.Storming the Ramparts of Tyranny': Egypt and Iraq 1945-63 / Anne Alexander -- 13.The Civic-Military Alliance: Venezuela 1958-90 / Mike Gonzalez
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
vi, 292 p.
Isbn
9780745332895
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2012474310
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn795175270
  • (OCoLC)ocn853323680

Library Locations

    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
      40.249156 -111.649242
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