Laia Balcells

Georgetown University

Washington, DC 20057

United States

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Scholarly Papers (10)

1.

Did Marxism Make a Difference? Marxist Rebellions and National Liberation Movements

APSA 2010 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 19 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 13 Sep 2010
Stathis N. Kalyvas and Laia Balcells
Yale University and Georgetown University
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Do Transitional Justice Museums Persuade Visitors? Evidence From a Field Experiment

Forthcoming, The Journal of Politics
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 26 Oct 2020
Laia Balcells, Valeria Palanza and Elsa Voytas
Georgetown University, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile and Princeton University
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field experiment, museums, transitional justice, emotions, violence, repression, human rights

3.

Does Warfare Matter? Severity, Duration, and Outcomes of Civil Wars

International Catalan Institute for Peace, Working Paper No. 2012/5
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 26 Jan 2013
Laia Balcells and Stathis N. Kalyvas
Georgetown University and Yale University
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civil war, asymmetric conflict, warfare, violence, technologies of rebellion

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Politics by Two Means: Direct and Indirect Violence in Civil War

APSA 2009 Toronto Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 13 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 25 Aug 2009
Laia Balcells
Georgetown University
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civil wars, warfare, civilian killing, Spain

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Do Birds of a Feather Flock Together? Rebel Constituencies and Civil War Alliances

Forthcoming at International Studies Quarterly
Number of pages: 80 Posted: 09 Jul 2020 Last Revised: 15 Oct 2021
Laia Balcells, Chong Chen and Costantino Pischedda
Georgetown University, Tsinghua University - School of Social Sciences and University of Miami, Department of Pol. Science
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Alliances, Civil Wars, Ideology, Ethnicity, Jihadism

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Revolution in Civil War: The 'Marxist Paradox'

Number of pages: 62 Posted: 13 Apr 2022
Laia Balcells and Stathis Kalyvas
Georgetown University and Oxford University
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revolution, civil wars, Marxist, Cold War, warfare

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The double logic of internal purges: New evidence from Francoist Spain

Nationalism and Ethnic Politics (Forthcoming in Volume 26, Issue 3)
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 19 Aug 2020
Laia Balcells and Francisco Villamil
Georgetown University and Carlos III-Juan March Institute of Social Sciences
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repression, dictatorship, purges, Spain, nationalism

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Historical Research in Political Science: Best Practices

International History Politics (IHAP) Newsletter, Volume 7, Issue 1 (2021)
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 21 Jul 2021
Laia Balcells
Georgetown University
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archival research, history, political science, economic history

9.

Opening the Black Box of Secessionism

What's Up with Catalonia?: The Causes which Impel Them to the Separation, edited by Elizabeth Castro, Catalonia Press, 2013
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 27 Jul 2021
Laia Balcells
Georgetown University
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Catalonia, secession, self-determination, Spain, right to secede, political theory

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Violence Against Civilians During Armed Conflict: Moving Beyond the Macro- and Micro-Level Divide

Annual Review of Political Science, Vol. 24, pp. 45-69, 2021
Posted: 22 Jun 2021
Laia Balcells and Jessica Stanton
Georgetown University and Temple University

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