Datasets

Revolutionary Episodes Dataset

A dataset of 345 revolutionary episodes from 1900 to 2014, as utilized in the book The Revolutionary City: Urbanization and the Global Transformation of Rebellion (Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2022).  Version 1.0. 

For each episode, the dataset provides information on: 1) the timing (start and finish) of revolutionary contention and its territorial location; 2) the goals of rebellion as articulated by revolutionary oppositions; 3) the forms of contention (locations and tactics), as further described in The...

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Stata datasets and replication files used in The Revolutionary City

A zipfile containing all Stata datasets, do-files, robustness test do-files, log files, and output files utlized in the statistical analyses presented in Mark R. Beissinger, The Revolutionary City: Urbanization and the Global Transformation of Rebellion (Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2022). 

In all, the zipfile contains 18 different datasets (including multiple imputation datasets), as well as documentation, survey questionnaires, citation information, and references for all external data sources utilized in the statistical analyses...

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Demonstrations and Mass Violent Events in the USSR, 1987-1992

An event dataset on 6,663 protest demonstrations and 2,177 mass violent events across the entire territory of the former Soviet Union from January 1, 1987 through December 31, 1992, as utilized in the book Nationalist Mobilization and the Collapse of the Soviet State (Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 2002).

Two versions of the dataset are available for download: 1) a version that is disaggregated at the event level; and 2) a version that is aggregated at the level of the main nationalities of event participants.

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