Revolutionaryor insurrectionary movement
...discontent, but it disregards... Culture, nationalism, and multi-coalitions: Democratic socialism as a theory revolution and its application to the peaceful 1986 Philippine Revolution
30 August 2012
The 1986 Philippine Revolution is one the first peaceful revolutions in modern times. It rejected the traditional definition of a revolution, where due to the intensification of class conflicts, insurgents threw out despotic political leaders (Goldstone, 2009, p.320). During the 1970s and 1980s, structural analysis served as the dominant approach to analyzing revolutions. It based its assumptions on Marxist historical viewpoints, where capitalism impinged on class and state structures a...