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Blog Tag: Social movements

Exploring Ecuadorian Popular Social Movements & Intersections of Nonviolent Tactics

This paper was submitted as independent research as a Master of Arts Candidate International Peace and Conflict Resolution at American University's School of International Service. Abstract             This research explores how the tactics of nonviolence

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Ecuadorian Oil Politics and the Violation of Indigenous, Human, and Environmental Rights

Addressing the Yasuni-ITT Initiative under the Correa Administration Introduction Government authorization of oil exploration has historically denied indigenous populations of the Amazonian region fundamental human rights, and continues to do so in the contemporary period.

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Identity in Nonviolent Peasant Movements: A Comparative Analysis of Colombia and South America

Most often culture and cultural differences are analyzed as sources of conflict, as opposed to a resource to be utilized in conflict resolution and reconciliation. Historically culture has been defined as a concrete set of

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