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The Paradox of Protest in a Culture of Contest

AuthorMichael Karlberg
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The Paradox of Protest in a Culture of Contest
Parent publication   Peace and Change
Date of this edition 2003-07
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Posted 2012-06-22 by Jonah Winters
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Abstract In our culture, political and legal institutions are structured as contests and reform is characterized as protest. This leads to injustice and unsustainability. Baha'i models of elections and decision-making offer a practical alternative.
Notes Linked by permission to article online at author's website,
Tags Administration; Consultation; Contest; Elections; Environment; Injustice; Laws; Materialism; Politics; Protest (general); Reform; Social change; Transformation; Western Culture
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