Reference: Predicting Revolution – Operationalization of Preconditions (1976)

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We’re starting to think about data sets — both existing data sets and needed new data sets — that can be used to establish three layers of understanding:

Level 1: State of the precondition of revolution

Level 2: State of public & private programs ostensibly addressing (seeking to remediate) the precondition of revolution

Level 3: Dysfunctionality delta between the spending (most of it corrupt, uninformed, and ineffective) and the need.

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For now, here is the original 1976 operatonalization information.

MA 1976 On Revolution Operationalization

See Also:

2011 Thinking About Revolution

1976 Thesis: Theory, Risk Assessment, and Internal War: A Framework for the Observation of Revolutionary Potential