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The changing dynamic of Cuban civil society

Author: Alexander Ian Gray; Antoni Kapcia
Publisher: Gainesville : University Press of Florida, ©2008.
Series: Contemporary Cuba.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Does a civil society actually exist in Cuba today and if so what are its nature and role? In seeking answers to this hotly contested and highly politicized question, Alexander Gray and Antoni Kapcia have assembled an impressive and diverse group of contributors." "Francisco Dominguez examines the rise of the private sector in Cuba, while Miren Uriarte looks at the potential and limits of local development in  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Changing dynamic of Cuban civil society.
Gainesville : University Press of Florida, ©2008
(OCoLC)653016774
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Alexander Ian Gray; Antoni Kapcia
ISBN: 9780813031927 0813031923
OCLC Number: 172521795
Description: x, 202 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction: Responding to crisis at the grassroots / Alexander I. Gray and Antoni Kapcia --
Setting the stage for a discussion of Cuban civil society : the nature of Cuban "communism" and the revolution's political culture / Antoni Kapcia --
Civil society : the Cuban debate / Michelle Marín-Dogan --
The rise of the private sector in Cuba / Francisco Domínguez --
Rediscovering Lo Local : the potential and the limits of local development in Havana / Miren Uriarte --
Solidarity organizations and friendship groups : internationalist volunteer work brigades and people-to-people ties / Nino Pagliccia --
"A space within the revolution" : religious Cubans and the secular state / Christine Ayorinde --
The genesis of NGO participation in contemporary Cuba : perceptions from the field, as reported by local and foreign NGO representatives / Alexander I. Gray --
Conclusion / Alexander I. Gray and Antoni Kapcia.
Series Title: Contemporary Cuba.
Responsibility: edited by Alexander I. Gray and Antoni Kapcia.
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A collection of essays which range from a general discussion of the private sector to case studies about volunteer work, religious entities, and nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) in Cuba.  Read more...

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"An essential book for those seeking the full picture of what constitutes the Cuban Revolution, which includes the contributions of civil society in support of the development of Cuban society and Read more...

 
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