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Lincoln Mitchell – The Color Revolutions

Lincoln Mitchell – The Color Revolutions

From late 2003 through mid-2005, a series of peaceful street protests toppled corrupt and undemocratic regimes in Georgia, Ukraine, and Kyrgyzstan and ushered in the election of new presidents in… Read more »

Lincoln A. Mitchell – Uncertain Democracy: U.S. Foreign Policy and Georgia’s Rose Revolution

Lincoln A. Mitchell – Uncertain Democracy: U.S. Foreign Policy and Georgia’s Rose Revolution

In November of 2003, a stolen election in the former Soviet republic of Georgia led to protests and the eventual resignation of President Eduard Shevardnadze. Shevardnadze was replaced by a… Read more »

Mark R. Beissinger – Structure and Example in Modular Political Phenomena: The Diffusion of Bulldozer/Rose/Orange/Tulip Revolutions

Mark R. Beissinger – Structure and Example in Modular Political Phenomena: The Diffusion of Bulldozer/Rose/Orange/Tulip Revolutions

The article develops an approach to the study of modular political phenomena (action based in significant part on emulation of the prior successful example of others), focusing on the trade-offs between… Read more »

Donnacha Ó Beacháin – Roses and Tulips: Dynamics of Regime Change in Georgia and Kyrgyzstan

Donnacha Ó Beacháin – Roses and Tulips: Dynamics of Regime Change in Georgia and Kyrgyzstan

This paper compares and contrasts the regime changes in Georgia (2003) and Kyrgyzstan (2005) that resulted in the overthrow of Presidents Shevardnadze and Akaev and are often considered to be… Read more »

Donnacha Ó Beacháin and Abel Polese – American Boots and Russian Vodka: External Factors in the Colour Revolutions of Georgia, Ukraine and Kyrgyzstan

Donnacha Ó Beacháin and Abel Polese – American Boots and Russian Vodka: External Factors in the Colour Revolutions of Georgia, Ukraine and Kyrgyzstan

The paper is structured as follows: after discussing the importance of the external factor in general to the attempted and successful colour revolutions authors set out to present three case studies… Read more »

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