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Revolutionary social change in Colombia

James J. Brittain

Revolutionary social change in Colombia

the origin and direction of the FARC-EP

by James J. Brittain

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Published by Pluto Press, Distributed in the United States of America exclusively by Palgrave Macmillan in London, New York, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Politics and government,
  • Revolutions,
  • Insurgency,
  • Radicalism,
  • Fuerzas Armadas Revolucionarias de Colombia,
  • Social change

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [281]-329) and index.

    Other titlesOrigin and direction of the FARC-EP, FARC-EP
    StatementJames J. Brittain ; foreword by James Petras
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF2279 .B75 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 336 p. :
    Number of Pages336
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25396170M
    ISBN 100745328768, 074532875X
    ISBN 109780745328768, 9780745328751
    LC Control Number2012429056
    OCLC/WorldCa424560012

    Revolutionary Social Change in Colombia: The origin and direction of the FARC-EP. London: Pluto Press. Journal Articles. Forthcoming. “Calling (Intellectual) Bullshit On Inequality’s Perversion of Alienation,” Socialist Studies 13(2) revolutionary (rĕv′ə-lo͞o′shə-nĕr′ē) adj. 1. a. often Revolutionary Relating to or being a revolution: revolutionary war; a museum of the Revolutionary era. b. Bringing about or supporting a political or social revolution: revolutionary pamphlets. 2. Marked by or resulting in radical change: a revolutionary discovery. n. pl. revo.

      At a.m. on Aug. 29, the historic cease-fire between the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia — a Marxist guerrilla group known as FARC — Author: Alice Gabriner. By Olivia Singer. During the mid th century, disenchanted members of the clergy and the oppressed classes of Latin America united together to reinterpret the role of the Catholic Church in everyday society and to reclaim religion towards the pursuit of social justice. Liberation theology encouraged a break from an elitist notion of the Church and the return of control to the people.

    revolution, in a political sense, fundamental and violent change in the values, political institutions, social structure, leadership, and policies of a society. The totality of change implicit in this definition distinguishes it from coups, rebellions, and wars of independence, which involve only partial change.   Greg Grandin is Professor of History at New York University. He is the author of Fordlandia: The Rise and Fall of Henry Ford’s Forgotten Jungle City, a finalist for both the National Book Award and the National Book Critics Circle Award, and The Blood of Guatemala: A History of Race and Nation, also published by Duke University Press.. Gilbert M. Joseph is the Farnam Professor of .


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