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Inciting Democracy

A Practical Proposal for Creating a Good Society

How we can develop and sustain
a powerful, grassroots social change movement

by Randy Schutt


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Chapter Adobe Reader File Pages
Title, Copyright, Contents, Figures & Sidebars, Acknowledgments, Summary pdf i – xiii
Preface pdf xiv – xx
Chapter 1 — Background pdf 1 – 12
Chapter 2 — Elements of a Good Society pdf 13 – 32
Chapter 3 — Obstacles to Progressive Change pdf 33 – 58
Chapter 4 — Elements of an Effective Strategy for Democratic Transformation pdf 59 – 74
Chapter 5 — A Strategic Program to Create a Good Society pdf 75 – 94
Chapter 6 — The Vernal Education Project pdf 95 – 128
Chapter 7 — Building a Powerful, Democratic Social Change Movement pdf 129 – 154
Chapter 8 — Melissa’s Story pdf 155 – 162
Chapter 9 — Transforming Society pdf 163 – 180
Chapter 10 — Implementing the Vernal Project pdf 181 – 192
Chapter 11 — Some Objections and Concerns pdf 193 – 210
Chapter 12 — Resources pdf 211 – 238
Appendix A — Some Positive Near-Term Policy Changes pdf 239 – 246
Appendix B — Additional Figures (Associated with Chapter 6) pdf 247 – 268
Appendix C — Even More Figures (Associated with Chapters 7 and 9) pdf 269 – 286
Index pdf 287 – 294
— Additional Items —    
Summary (1 page) pdf  
Summary of Each Chapter (2 pages) pdf  
Article 1: Hope Is Not a Foolish Notion (2 pages) pdf html
Article 2: A Thought Experiment about Creating a Good Society (3 pages) pdf  
Article 3: Creating a Good Society (4 pages) pdf  
Quotations from Inciting Democracy (40 pages) [side by side] pdf  
Quotations from Inciting Democracy (40 pages) [booklet] pdf  
— Additional Figures Not Included in the Printed Book —    
Figure B.11: Possible Vernal Regions, Vernal Centers, and
their Associated Population (complete — 8 pages)
pdf  
Figure C.2: Very Active Graduates in Each Year, All Regions
Optimistic Scenario (2 pages)
pdf  

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