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The Anatomy of (a responsibility) Revolution

The Anatomy of Revolution by Clarence Crane Brinton repays close study. We find that: Revolutionary movements arise in the discontent of prosperous people who feel “restraint, cramp and annoyance, rather than downright crushing oppression”. Successful revolutionaries “are born of hope, and their philosophies are formally optimistic.” Pre-revolutionary societies contain “very […]

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