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regardless of huge, immense ameliorations among Asia and jap Europe, there are remarkable similarities among the peaceable, spontaneous, urban-based and cross-class democratic uprisings opposed to unyielding dictatorships that experience happened within the areas. The booklet explores the type of non-democratic regimes which are relatively prone to democratic revolutions. It examines why and the way democrats insurgent and what the result of democratic revolutions were. Questions posed during this e-book include:

* Why have been communist rulers shot in China yet no longer in jap Europe?
* Why did stolen elections bring about the overthrow of Miloevic in Serbia?
* Why have there been such a lot of ladies top democratic revolutions in Asia?

This booklet makes an attempt to democratize theories of revolution and revolutionize democratic transitions. instances and comparisons are drawn from 15 democratic revolutions during the last twenty years and the publication contains in-depth experiences of East Germany, China, Serbia and the Philippines.

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