The new model of revolution

George Lawson

Protestors march in Hong Kong, 1 July 2019. Image credit: doctorho via Flickr.

This blogpost is part of a new blog series, ‘Re-thinking IR’, in which International Affairs contributors weigh in on key theoretical debates.

The meaning of revolution

It often appears as if the meaning of revolution has become lost in the contemporary world. Critics such as John Gray and François Furet assign revolution to…



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