Best Answer

A revolution from below is when the working class population of a nation rebel against the hierchy to gain a revolution. A revolution is a complete overthrow of an established government or a political system and a drastic change in people's views and behaviours.

User Avatar

Wiki User

15y ago
This answer is:
User Avatar
More answers
User Avatar

Wiki User

11y ago

A revolution from above refers to major political and social changes that are imposed by an elite on the population it dominates

This answer is:
User Avatar

Add your answer:

Earn +20 pts
Q: What is a revolution from above?
Write your answer...
Still have questions?
magnify glass
Related questions

When was Above the Noise - The Revolution Smile album - created?

Above the Noise - The Revolution Smile album - was created on 2003-07-29.

Who initiated the revolution from above in chile?

Salvador Allende.

When was Revolution from above - book - created?

"Revolution from Above: Military Bureaucrats and Development in Japan, Turkey, Egypt, and Peru" was written by Theda Skocpol and published in 1979. The book examines the role of bureaucratic elites in shaping revolutionary transformations in these countries.

One significant economic impact of the second industrial revolution was?

all the above

What does the(join or die) cartoon above was used to describe an opinion related to?

The American Revolution

What has the author Tariq Ali written?

Tariq Ali has written: 'Revolution from above' 'Collateral damage'

Which athlete who started the revolution of playing basketball above the rim was known as Dr J?

Julius Erving, "Dr. J", who started the revolution of playing basketball above the rim, retired at age 37 having scored more than 30,000 points in his combined ABA and NBA career.

How do you delete apps from lg revolution?

Hold down on the app you want to delete. There will be an ex above it. Press the ex and then the delete.

How good is a LG Revolution and should I get it?

Sadly, the LG Revolution is not the fastest phone around, so if you value speed above all else, you might want to look elsewhere. The LG Revolution is a good phone all around, but it's nothing spectacular if the reviews are to go by.

What describes someone loyal to British during the American Revolution a lobster back a red coat a Tory or all the above?

a tory

Which of the ideas expressed above most likely contributed to the French Revolution?

the Philosophes' view that government restricted people's resources and power

How does the Declaration of Independence compare or contrast with Locke's statements above?

It argues that the revolution was caused by the many abuses of King George III.