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Unintended outcomes of social movements : the 1989 Chinese student movement

Author: Fang Deng
Publisher: Milton Park, Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, NY : Routledge, 2011.
Series: International library of sociology.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Why did the 1989 Chinese student movement end in violent confrontation at Tiananmen Square, despite the fact that both the Chinese government and the students very much wanted to avoid violence? This  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Fang Deng
ISBN: 9780415779333 0415779332
OCLC Number: 491894171
Description: xii, 152 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Machine generated contents note: 1. Understanding unintended outcomes of social movements --
unintended outcome of the 1989 Chinese student movement --
Two reasons why the Tiananmen tragedy has not been presented as an unintended outcome --
advantages of applying a game theoretical approach --
important assumption --
theory of interaction between social movements and state --
2. brief history of the Chinese student movement for democracy (15 April 1989 to 4 June 1989) --
3. Anti-threat resistance: a game with incomplete information --
Preference structure: the mechanics of interaction --
model of movement development --
Private information and a changed preference structure --
game with incomplete information --
Conclusion --
4. State's sub-optimal strategies: a two-level game --
two-level game --
complexity of choosing a strategy in the two-level game --
Incentives for consistency between the two games --
supplementary theory of consistency and sub-optimal strategies --
Significant impacts of the state's sub-optimal strategies on movement development --
Conclusion --
5. Short-term gain and long-term loss for the participants: the dynamics of repeated games --
participants' changing beliefs: diminishing dangers --
participants' increasing payoff, X3 --
participants' constant payoff, X2 --
Decreasing the probability of the state choosing the sub-optimal strategy --
Short-term gain and long-term loss for the participants --
Conclusion --
6. Information gap and bloody confrontation: the final game --
State's threats: interdependent or independent --
State's interests: the tangible interests of the present or the intangible interests of the future --
foundation for the formation of the participants' beliefs: past experience or a correct understanding of the current situation --
Conclusion.
Series Title: International library of sociology.
Responsibility: by Fang Deng.

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