Selected Publication List

A list of selected publications is below.

Chapters:

The Checklist for Ending Tyranny
by Peter Ackerman and Hardy Merriman, in Mathew Burrows and Maria J. Stephan (eds.), Is Authoritarianism Staging a Comeback?, Washington, DC: The Atlantic Council, 2015
Translations
Arabic (قائمة مرجعية لإنهاء الطغيان) (PDF 223k)
Chinese (结束暴政清单)
Farsi (چک لیستی برای پایان استبداد) (PDF 536k)
French (La “checklist” pour mettre fin à l’oppression) (PDF 244k)
Georgian (როგორ დავასრულოთ ტირანია – ძირითად ამოცანათა ჩამონათვალი) (PDF 374k)
Russian (Контрольный список по борьбе с тиранией) (PDF 165k)
Sindh (آمریت جي خاتمي جي پیڪ لسٽ) (PDF 150k)
Spanish (La Lista de Control para Terminar con la Tiranía) (PDF 51k)
Turkish (Tiranlığı sona erdirmek için kontrol listesi) (PDF 199k)

Theory and Dynamics of Civil Resistance
by Hardy Merriman, in Maria Stephan (ed.), Civil Resistance in the Middle East: Popular Struggle, Democratization, and Governance, New York, NY: Palgrave Macmillan, 2009

Dissolving Terrorism at Its Roots
by Hardy Merriman and Jack DuVall, in Ralph Summy and Senthil Ram (eds.), Nonviolence: An Alternative for Countering Global Terror(ism), Hauppauge, NY: Nova Science Publishers, 2007

California Grape Workers’ Strike and Boycott–1965-1970
by Hardy Merriman, in Gene Sharp, Waging Nonviolent Struggle: 20th Century Practice and 21st Century Potential, Boston: Porter Sargent Publishers, 2005

Training Manual:

CANVAS Core Curriculum: A Guide to Effective Nonviolent Struggle
by Srdja Popovic, Slobodan Djinovic, Andrej Milivojevic, Hardy Merriman, and Ivan Marovic, Belgrade, Serbia: Centre for Applied Nonviolent Action and Strategies (CANVAS), 2007
Translations
Arabic (المناهج الدراسية الاساسية لمركز تطبيق اعمال و استراتيجيات الصراعاللاعنفي) (PDF 6.2mb)
Chinese (非暴力行动与战略应用中心核心教程 : 有效的非暴力抗争指南) (PDF 6.4mb)
Farsi (برنامه درسی «کنواس : راهنمای مبارزه بی خشونت موثر) (PDF 7.11mb)
Slovak (Základné Osnovy CANVAS: Sprievodca Efektívneho Nenásilného Boja) (PDF 6.7mb)

Literature Reviews:

Civil Resistance
by Maciej J. Bartkowski and Hardy Merriman, in Patrick James (ed.), Oxford Bibliographies in International Relations, New York: Oxford University Press, 2016.

Nonviolent Struggle
by Stephen Zunes, Hardy Merriman, and Maria J. Stephan, in Robert A. Denemark (ed.), The International Studies Encyclopedia, Volume VIII, Malden, MA: Blackwell Publishing, 2010.  Updated in June 2015.

Articles:

Movement Building and Civil Resistance: Key Resources for Movement Organizers
by Hardy Merriman, Korbel Quickfacts of Peace and Security, Josef Korbel School of International Studies, University of Denver, December 2016.

The Trifecta of Civil Resistance: Unity, Planning, Discipline
by Hardy Merriman, openDemocracy.net (online), November 19, 2010
Translations

Arabic (ثلاثیة المقاومة المدنیة: الوحدة، والتخطیط، والانضباط) (PDF 127k)
 Chinese
Version 1 (公民抵抗三要素:团结、规划、纪律)
Version 2 (公民抗争的三大成功要素:一致、计划和纪律)
Farsi (سه اصل اساسی مقاومت مدنی: اتحاد، برنامه ریزی، انضباط۱) (link)
Filipino (Ang trifecta ng panlipunang pagtanggi: pagkakaisa, pagpaplano, disiplina) (PDF 415k)
French (Le tiercé gagnant de la résistance civile: unité, planification et discipline) (PDF 135k)
Georgian (სამოქალაქო წინააღმდეგობის სამი ძირითადი პრინციპი: ერთიანობა, დაგეგმვა, დისციპლინა) (PDF 247k)
Portuguese (Brazilian) (O tripé da resistência civil: unidade, planejamento, disciplina) (PDF 127k)
Russian (Три принципа гражданского сопротивления: единство, планирование, дисциплина) (PDF 224k)
Slovak (Tri pilere občianskeho odporu: jednota, plánovanie a disciplína) (PDF 74k)
Spanish (La trifecta de la resistencia civil: unidad, planificación, disciplina) (PDF 102k)
Turkish (Başarılı sivil direnişin üç anahtarı: birlik, planlama, disiplin) (PDF 545k)
Turkish (Başarılı sivil direnişin üç anahtarı: birlik, planlama, disiplin) (link)
Urdu (بندی، نظم و ضبط عوامی مزاحمت کے تين حقائق: اتحاد، منصوبہ) (PDF 119k)
Xhosa (Iqela lezinto ezintathu zoluntu oluchasayo: ubunye, ukuceba, ingqeqesho) (PDF 195k)

Civil Resistance: A First Look
(Uncredited. I wrote over 65% of this booklet)
International Center on Nonviolent Conflict, 2010
Translations

Chinese (公 民 抵 抗: 初 探 ) (PDF 919k)
Filipino (Ano ang panlipunang pagtanggi [civil resistance]?) (PDF 497k)
French (Résistance Civile: Premier Aperçu) (PDF 547k)
Kituba (Mvingu Ya Bantu: Dyambu Ya Ntete) (PDF 554k)
Lingala (Koboya Ya Bana Mboka: Ndimbola Ya Yambo) (PDF 553k)
Pashto (ولسي مبارزه څھ تھ وایی؟:-) (PDF 212K)
Russian (Гражданское сопротивление: с первого взгляда) (PDF 557k)
Slovak (Občiansky odpor – prvý pohľad) (PDF 263k)
Spanish (Resistencia Civil: Un Vistazo Initial) (PDF 555k)

Mauritania’s Coup is a Setback for Democracy
by Stephen Zunes and Hardy Merriman, National Catholic Reporter, October 3, 2008

Agents of Change and Nonviolent Action
by Hardy Merriman, Conservation Biology, Volume 22, No. 2, April 2008
Translations

Chinese (变革因素与非暴力行为) (link)
French (Acteurs du changement et action nonviolente) (PDF 113k)
Russian (Двигатели перемен и ненасильственная борьба) (PDF 92k)
Sindh (تبدیليءَ جا اھڃاڻ ۽ عدم تشدد تي ٻڌل عمل) (PDF 91k)
Turkish (Şiddetsiz Eylem ve Değişimin Aktörleri) (link)

Blog Posts:

Democracy Insurance
The Minds of the Movement, September 7, 2017

A Field Whose Time has Come
The Minds of the Movement, June 21, 2017

Other Writing and Translations:

Introduction for Training Manual for Nonviolent Defense Against the Coup d’État
by Richard K. Taylor, Washington, DC: Nonviolence International, 2011
Translations
Spanish (Manual de Capacitación para la Defensa No Violenta Contra Golpes de Estado) (PDF 10.9mb)

“Costs and Risks in Nonviolent Conflict” presentation
Webinar for the International Center on Nonviolent Conflict, September 23, 2010
Download Chinese translation