By Jessica Greenberg
When scholar activists in Serbia helped topple dictator Slobodan Milosevic on October five, 2000, they all of sudden came upon that the post-revolutionary interval introduced even higher difficulties. How do you certainly reside and perform democracy within the wake of conflict and the shadow of a contemporary revolution? How do younger Serbians try to translate the power and pleasure generated by means of vast scale mobilization into the sluggish paintings of creating democratic associations? Greenberg navigates throughout the ranks of scholar agencies as they transition their activism from the streets again into the halls of the collage. In exploring the standard practices of scholar activists—their triumphs and frustrations—After the Revolution argues that unhappiness isn't a failure of democracy yet a primary characteristic of the way humans stay and perform it. This interesting booklet develops a severe vocabulary for the social lifetime of sadness with the purpose of aiding voters, students, and policymakers world wide get away the seize of framing new democracies as doomed to failure.
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