Book Launch: Mapping Mass Mobilization: Understanding Revolutionary Moments in Argentina and Ukraine

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Monday, April 6th, 2015

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Monday, April 6, 20154:00PM - 6:00PM108N, North House, Munk School of Global Affairs
1 Devonshire Place
M5S 3K7
416-946-8900
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Description

Moments of mass mobilization astound us. As a sea of protesters fills the streets, observers scramble to understand this extraordinary political act by ‘ordinary’ citizens. This study presents a paired comparison of two ‘moments’ of mass mobilization, in Ukraine and Argentina. The two cases are compared and analyzed on a cross-temporal and an inter-regional basis, thereby offering two critical cases in response to assumptions that the processes and patterns of mobilization, and democratization politics more broadly, are region specific. This study challenges political science’s focus on elites and structural factors in the study of political participation during democratization.

Contact

Olga Kesarchuk
416-946-8497


Speakers

Olga Onuch
Speaker
Assistant Professor in Politics at the University of Manchester and an Associate Fellow in Politics at Nuffield College

Marta Dyczok
Chair
Professor of History and Political Science, University of Western Ontario

Lucan Way
Discussant
Professor of Political Science, University of Toronto


Main Sponsor

Petro Jacyk Program for the Study of Ukraine

Co-Sponsors

Centre for European, Russian and Eurasian Studies


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