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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:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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These essays range from general discussion of the private sector to case studies about volunteer work, religious entities, and nongovernmental organizations (NGOs). Since the fall of the Soviet Union and the economic crisis in 1990, the Cuban state has experienced severe challenges, and individuals have been forced to respond in unexpected ways to ensure their economic survival.
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Changing dynamic of Cuban civil society.
Gainesville : University Press of Florida, ©2008
(DLC) 2007038095
(OCoLC)172521795
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Alexander Ian Gray; Antoni Kapcia
ISBN: 9780813038513 0813038510
OCLC Number: 680458026
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (x, 202 pages) : illustrations
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
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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