By Jessica Greenberg
When pupil activists in Serbia helped topple dictator Slobodan Milosevic on October five, 2000, they suddenly came upon that the post-revolutionary interval introduced even larger difficulties. How do you certainly reside and perform democracy within the wake of conflict and the shadow of a contemporary revolution? How do younger Serbians try and translate the strength and pleasure generated by way of extensive scale mobilization into the sluggish paintings of creating democratic associations? Greenberg navigates during the ranks of scholar companies as they transition their activism from the streets again into the halls of the college. In exploring the typical practices of scholar activists—their triumphs and frustrations—After the Revolution argues that unhappiness isn't a failure of democracy yet a basic characteristic of the way humans dwell and perform it. This interesting e-book develops a serious vocabulary for the social lifetime of sadness with the purpose of supporting electorate, students, and policymakers all over the world get away the capture of framing new democracies as doomed to failure.
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After the Revolution: Youth, Democracy, and the Politics of Disappointment in Serbia by Jessica Greenberg