Jack Goldstone

Jack Goldstone

Jack A. Goldstone is an American sociologist and political scientist, specializing in studies of social movements, revolutions, and international politics. According to Peter Turchin (Historical dynamics. Princeton: PUP, 2003), he made a significant contribution to the development of cliodynamics. He is an author or editor of 9 books and nearly 100 research articles.

He is currently a professor in the School of Public Policy at George Mason University. He has also worked as a consultant of the US government, for example, serving as chair of the National Research Council's evaluation of USAID Democracy Assistance Programs.

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Revolted - Political and Socioeconomic Revolutions
... Jack Goldstone defines them as “ an effort to transform the political institutions and the justifications for political authority in society, accompanied by formal ... Farideh Farhi, John Foran, John Mason Hart, Samuel Huntington, Jack Goldstone, Jeff Goodwin, Ted Roberts Gurr, Fred Halliday, Chalmers Johnson, Tim McDaniel ... Scholars of revolutions, like Jack Goldstone, differentiate four current 'generations' of scholarly research dealing with revolutions ...

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