My writings have been translated into a number of languages, including:

If you are looking for translations for additional work on civil resistance, the International Center on Nonviolent Conflict has an outstanding resource library with translations in many languages.

 

Amharic

“The Trifecta of Civil Resistance: Unity, Planning, Discipline”
by Hardy Merriman, openDemocracy.net (online), November 19, 2010
Amharic (ለህዝባዊ አመጽ ስኬት አስፈላጊ የሆኑ ሶስት ነገሮች● አንድነት፣ እቅድ እና ሥነ ምግባር) (PDF 396k)

“Civil Resistance: A First Look”
(Uncredited. I wrote over 65% of this booklet)
International Center on Nonviolent Conflict, 2010
Amharic (PDF 664k)

“Agents of Change and Nonviolent Action”
by Hardy Merriman, Conservation Biology, Volume 22, No. 2, April 2008
Amharic (የለውጥ ወኪሎች እና የሰላማዊ እርምጃ) (PDF 233k)

 

Arabic

“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
Arabic (قائمة مرجعية لإنهاء الطغيان) (PDF 223k)

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
Arabic (المناهج الدراسية الاساسية لمركز تطبيق اعمال و استراتيجيات الصراعاللاعنفي) (PDF 6.2mb)

“The Trifecta of Civil Resistance: Unity, Planning, Discipline”
by Hardy Merriman, openDemocracy.net (online), November 19, 2010
Arabic (ثلاثیة المقاومة المدنیة: الوحدة، والتخطیط، والانضباط) (PDF 127k)

 

Bahasa Indonesia

“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
Bahasa Indonesia (Daftar Periksa untuk Mengakhiri Tirani) (PDF 353k)

“The Trifecta of Civil Resistance: Unity, Planning, Discipline”
by Hardy Merriman, openDemocracy.net (online), November 19, 2010
Bahasa Indonesia (Tiga Ihwal Penting dalam Perlawanan Sipil: Persatuan, Perencanaan, dan Disiplin) (PDF 392k)

“Civil Resistance: A First Look”
(Uncredited. I wrote over 65% of this booklet)
International Center on Nonviolent Conflict, 2010
Bahasa Indonesia (Pengantar untuk Perlawanan Sipil: Pandangan Awal) (PDF 320k)

“Agents of Change and Nonviolent Action”
by Hardy Merriman, Conservation Biology, Volume 22, No. 2, April 2008
Bahasa Indonesia (Agen-Agen Perubahan dan Aksi Tanpa Kekerasan) (PDF 280k)

 

Chinese

“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
Chinese (结束暴政清单)

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
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)

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

“Agents of Change and Nonviolent Action”
by Hardy Merriman, Conservation Biology, Volume 22, No. 2, April 2008
Chinese (变革因素与非暴力行为) (link)

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

 

Farsi

“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
Farsi (چک لیستی برای پایان استبداد) (PDF 536k)

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
Farsi (برنامه درسی «کنواس : راهنمای مبارزه بی خشونت موثر) (PDF 7.11mb)

“The Trifecta of Civil Resistance: Unity, Planning, Discipline”
by Hardy Merriman, openDemocracy.net (online), November 19, 2010
Farsi (سه اصل اساسی مقاومت مدنی: اتحاد، برنامه ریزی، انضباط۱) (link)

 

French

“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
French (La “checklist” pour mettre fin à l’oppression) (PDF 244k)

“The Trifecta of Civil Resistance: Unity, Planning, Discipline”
by Hardy Merriman, openDemocracy.net (online), November 19, 2010
French (Le tiercé gagnant de la résistance civile: unité, planification et discipline) (PDF 135k)

“Civil Resistance: A First Look”
(Uncredited. I wrote over 65% of this booklet)
International Center on Nonviolent Conflict, 2010
French (Résistance Civile: Premier Aperçu) (PDF 547k)

“Agents of Change and Nonviolent Action”
by Hardy Merriman, Conservation Biology, Volume 22, No. 2, April 2008
French (Acteurs du changement et action nonviolente) (PDF 113k)

 

Georgian

“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
Georgian (როგორ დავასრულოთ ტირანია – ძირითად ამოცანათა ჩამონათვალი) (PDF 374k)

“The Trifecta of Civil Resistance: Unity, Planning, Discipline”
by Hardy Merriman, openDemocracy.net (online), November 19, 2010
Georgian (სამოქალაქო წინააღმდეგობის სამი ძირითადი პრინციპი: ერთიანობა, დაგეგმვა, დისციპლინა) (PDF 247k)

“Agents of Change and Nonviolent Action”
by Hardy Merriman, Conservation Biology, Volume 22, No. 2, April 2008
Georgian (ცვლილებების განმახორციელებლები არაძალადობრივ კამპანიებში) (PDF 87k)

 

Hindi

“The Trifecta of Civil Resistance: Unity, Planning, Discipline”
by Hardy Merriman, openDemocracy.net (online), November 19, 2010
Hindi (नागिरक पर्ितरोध की सफलता के तीन गु ण :एकता, िनयोजन और अनु शासन) (PDF 161k)

“Civil Resistance: A First Look”
(Uncredited. I wrote over 65% of this booklet)
International Center on Nonviolent Conflict, 2010
Hindi (PDF 207k)

 

Hungarian

“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
Hungarian (Mire van szükség a zsarnokság megdöntéséhez?) (PDF 774k)

“The Trifecta of Civil Resistance: Unity, Planning, Discipline”
by Hardy Merriman, openDemocracy.net (online), November 19, 2010
Hungarian (Az állampolgári ellenállás három alapszabálya: egység, tervezés és fegyelem) (PDF 186k)

“Civil Resistance: A First Look”
(Uncredited. I wrote over 65% of this booklet)
International Center on Nonviolent Conflict, 2010
Hungarian (Állampolgári ellenállás: alapvetések) (PDF 774k)

“Agents of Change and Nonviolent Action”
by Hardy Merriman, Conservation Biology, Volume 22, No. 2, April 2008
Hungarian (A változás motorjai és az erőszakmentes cselekvés) (PDF 568k)

 

Kannada

“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
Kannada (PDF 304k)

“The Trifecta of Civil Resistance: Unity, Planning, Discipline”
by Hardy Merriman, openDemocracy.net (online), November 19, 2010
Kannada (PDF 268k)

“Civil Resistance: A First Look”
(Uncredited. I wrote over 65% of this booklet)
International Center on Nonviolent Conflict, 2010
Kannada (PDF 247k)

“Agents of Change and Nonviolent Action”
by Hardy Merriman, Conservation Biology, Volume 22, No. 2, April 2008
Kannada (PDF 278k)

 

Kituba

“Civil Resistance: A First Look”
(Uncredited. I wrote over 65% of this booklet)
International Center on Nonviolent Conflict, 2010
Kituba (Mvingu Ya Bantu: Dyambu Ya Ntete) (PDF 554k)

 

Kyrgyz

“The Trifecta of Civil Resistance: Unity, Planning, Discipline”
by Hardy Merriman, openDemocracy.net (online), November 19, 2010
Kyrgyz (Жарандык каршылык көрсөтүүнүн трифектасы: биримдик, пландаштыруу, тартип.  (PDF 195k)

 

Lingala

“Civil Resistance: A First Look”
(Uncredited. I wrote over 65% of this booklet)
International Center on Nonviolent Conflict, 2010
Lingala (Koboya Ya Bana Mboka: Ndimbola Ya Yambo) (PDF 553k)

 

Malayalam

“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
Malayalam (PDF 346k)

“The Trifecta of Civil Resistance: Unity, Planning, Discipline”
by Hardy Merriman, openDemocracy.net (online), November 19, 2010
Malayalam (PDF 199k)

“Civil Resistance: A First Look”
(Uncredited. I wrote over 65% of this booklet)
International Center on Nonviolent Conflict, 2010
Malayalam (297k)

“Agents of Change and Nonviolent Action”
by Hardy Merriman, Conservation Biology, Volume 22, No. 2, April 2008
Malayalam (PDF 156k)

 

Pashto

“Civil Resistance: A First Look”
(Uncredited. I wrote over 65% of this booklet)
International Center on Nonviolent Conflict, 2010
Pashto (ولسي مبارزه څھ تھ وایی؟:-) (PDF 212K)

 

Portuguese (Brazilian)

“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
Portuguese (Brazilian) (Passos para vencer a tirania) (PDF 208k)

“The Trifecta of Civil Resistance: Unity, Planning, Discipline”
by Hardy Merriman, openDemocracy.net (online), November 19, 2010
Portuguese (Brazilian) (O tripé da resistência civil: unidade, planejamento, disciplina) (PDF 127k)

“Civil Resistance: A First Look”
(Uncredited. I wrote over 65% of this booklet)
International Center on Nonviolent Conflict, 2010
Portuguese (Brazilian) (Resistência civil: um exame inicial) (PDF 947k)

“Agents of Change and Nonviolent Action”
by Hardy Merriman, Conservation Biology, Volume 22, No. 2, April 2008
Portuguese (Brazilian) (Os agentes da mudança e a ação não-violenta) (PDF 39k)

 

Portuguese (Continental)

“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
Portuguese (Continental) (Medidas a tomar para o fim da tirania) (PDF 358k)

“The Trifecta of Civil Resistance: Unity, Planning, Discipline”
by Hardy Merriman, openDemocracy.net (online), November 19, 2010
Portuguese (Continental) (O trio da resistência civil: unidade, planeamento, disciplina) (PDF 332k)

“Civil Resistance: A First Look”
(Uncredited. I wrote over 65% of this booklet)
International Center on Nonviolent Conflict, 2010
Portuguese (Continental) (Introdução à Resistência Civil: Um Primeiro Olhar) (PDF 247k)

“Agents of Change and Nonviolent Action”
by Hardy Merriman, Conservation Biology, Volume 22, No. 2, April 2008
Portuguese (Continental) (Agentes de mudança e acção não-violenta) (PDF 202k)

 

Russian

“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
Russian (Контрольный список по борьбе с тиранией) (PDF 165k)

“The Trifecta of Civil Resistance: Unity, Planning, Discipline”
by Hardy Merriman, openDemocracy.net (online), November 19, 2010
Russian (Три принципа гражданского сопротивления: единство, планирование, дисциплина) (PDF 224k)

“Civil Resistance: A First Look”
(Uncredited. I wrote over 65% of this booklet)
International Center on Nonviolent Conflict, 2010
Russian (Гражданское сопротивление: с первого взгляда) (PDF 557k)

“Agents of Change and Nonviolent Action”
by Hardy Merriman, Conservation Biology, Volume 22, No. 2, April 2008
Russian (Двигатели перемен и ненасильственная борьба) (PDF 92k)

 

Sindh

“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
Sindh (آمریت جي خاتمي جي پیڪ لسٽ) (PDF 150k)

“Agents of Change and Nonviolent Action”
by Hardy Merriman, Conservation Biology, Volume 22, No. 2, April 2008
Sindh (تبدیليءَ جا اھڃاڻ ۽ عدم تشدد تي ٻڌل عمل) (PDF 91k)

 

Slovak

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
Slovak (Základné Osnovy CANVAS: Sprievodca Efektívneho Nenásilného Boja) (PDF 6.7mb)

“The Trifecta of Civil Resistance: Unity, Planning, Discipline”
by Hardy Merriman, openDemocracy.net (online), November 19, 2010
Slovak (Tri pilere občianskeho odporu: jednota, plánovanie a disciplína) (PDF 74k)

“Civil Resistance: A First Look”
(Uncredited. I wrote over 65% of this booklet)
International Center on Nonviolent Conflict, 2010
Slovak (Občiansky odpor – prvý pohľad) (PDF 263k)

 

Spanish

“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
Spanish (La Lista de Control para Terminar con la Tiranía) (PDF 51k)

“The Trifecta of Civil Resistance: Unity, Planning, Discipline”
by Hardy Merriman, openDemocracy.net (online), November 19, 2010
Spanish (La trifecta de la resistencia civil: unidad, planificación, disciplina) (PDF 102k)

“Civil Resistance: A First Look”
(Uncredited. I wrote over 65% of this booklet)
International Center on Nonviolent Conflict, 2010
Spanish (Resistencia Civil: Un Vistazo Initial) (PDF 555k)

“Agents of Change and Nonviolent Action”
by Hardy Merriman, Conservation Biology, Volume 22, No. 2, April 2008
Spanish (Los agentes de cambio y la acción noviolenta) (PDF 31k)

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

 

Tagalog

“The Trifecta of Civil Resistance: Unity, Planning, Discipline”
by Hardy Merriman, openDemocracy.net (online), November 19, 2010
Tagalog (Ang trifecta ng panlipunang pagtanggi: pagkakaisa, pagpaplano, disiplina) (PDF 415k)

“Civil Resistance: A First Look”
(Uncredited. I wrote over 65% of this booklet)
International Center on Nonviolent Conflict, 2010
Tagalog (Ano ang panlipunang pagtanggi [civil resistance]?) (PDF 497k)

“Agents of Change and Nonviolent Action”
by Hardy Merriman, Conservation Biology, Volume 22, No. 2, April 2008
Tagalog (Mga Ahente ng Pagbabago at Di-Marahas na Kilos (PDF 125k)

 

Tamil

“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
Tamil (PDF 350k)

“The Trifecta of Civil Resistance: Unity, Planning, Discipline”
by Hardy Merriman, openDemocracy.net (online), November 19, 2010
Tamil (PDF 156k)

“Civil Resistance: A First Look”
(Uncredited. I wrote over 65% of this booklet)
International Center on Nonviolent Conflict, 2010
Tamil (PDF 1mb)

“Agents of Change and Nonviolent Action”
by Hardy Merriman, Conservation Biology, Volume 22, No. 2, April 2008
Tamil (PDF 97k)

 

Telugu

“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
Telugu (PDF 348k)

“The Trifecta of Civil Resistance: Unity, Planning, Discipline”
by Hardy Merriman, openDemocracy.net (online), November 19, 2010
Telugu (PDF 210k)

“Civil Resistance: A First Look”
(Uncredited. I wrote over 65% of this booklet)
International Center on Nonviolent Conflict, 2010
Telugu (PDF 264k)

“Agents of Change and Nonviolent Action”
by Hardy Merriman, Conservation Biology, Volume 22, No. 2, April 2008
Telugu (PDF 142k)

 

Thai

“The Trifecta of Civil Resistance: Unity, Planning, Discipline”
by Hardy Merriman, openDemocracy.net (online), November 19, 2010
Thai (กุญแจสามประการของการต่อต้านด้วยสันติวิธี: เอกภาพ การวางแผน และวินัย) (PDF 338k)

 

Turkish

“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
Turkish (Tiranlığı sona erdirmek için kontrol listesi) (PDF 199k)

“The Trifecta of Civil Resistance: Unity, Planning, Discipline”
by Hardy Merriman, openDemocracy.net (online), November 19, 2010
Turkish (Başarılı sivil direnişin üç anahtarı: birlik, planlama, disiplin) (PDF 545k)
Turkish (Başarılı sivil direnişin üç anahtarı: birlik, planlama, disiplin) (link)

“Agents of Change and Nonviolent Action”
by Hardy Merriman, Conservation Biology, Volume 22, No. 2, April 2008
Turkish (Şiddetsiz Eylem ve Değişimin Aktörleri) (link)

 

Urdu

“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
Urdu (PDF 452k)

“The Trifecta of Civil Resistance: Unity, Planning, Discipline”
by Hardy Merriman, openDemocracy.net (online), November 19, 2010
Urdu (بندی، نظم و ضبط عوامی مزاحمت کے تين حقائق: اتحاد، منصوبہ) (PDF 119k)

“Civil Resistance: A First Look”
(Uncredited. I wrote over 65% of this booklet)
International Center on Nonviolent Conflict, 2010
Urdu (PDF 325k)

“Agents of Change and Nonviolent Action”
by Hardy Merriman, Conservation Biology, Volume 22, No. 2, April 2008
Urdu (PDF 168k)

 

Xhosa

“The Trifecta of Civil Resistance: Unity, Planning, Discipline”
by Hardy Merriman, openDemocracy.net (online), November 19, 2010
Xhosa (Iqela lezinto ezintathu zoluntu oluchasayo: ubunye, ukuceba, ingqeqesho) (PDF 195k)