reading response September 14th
War Making and State Organized Crime By Charles Tilly
Charles Tilly argues that war makes states and that banditry, piracy, gangland rivalry, and
policing all belong on the same contin
Gaventa argues that one way for powerless groups in our society to gain power is to appeal to
the courts or regulatory agencies.
Gaventa uses claiborne County in Tennessee as a case study for this. This community is a
1st Dimension: http:/www.cnn.com/2015/08/19/us/st-louis-police-shooting/
The first dimension of power is open conflict. Its observable by everyone and
can be done through negotiation, legal proceedings, or force. In t
What is the main argument or thesis about this reading?
Gaventa wrote about whether an intervention of power in the second and third dimensions
between the potential issues and governmental consideration of them impacts issues.
What data and or logic does