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Civil society

Author: Michael Edwards
Publisher: Cambridge, UK : Cambridge University Press, 2015. ©2014
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Third edition, reprintedView all editions and formats

Civil Society has become a standard work of reference for those who seek to understand the role of voluntary citizen action. Recent global unrest has shown the importance of social movements and  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Edwards
ISBN: 9780745679365 0745679366 9780745679358 0745679358
OCLC Number: 931021717
Notes: Oorspronkelijke uitgave: 2004.
Oorspronkelijke uitgave van deze editie: 2014.
Description: XII, 185 pagina's ; 22 cm
Contents: Preface Acknowledgments 1 Introduction D What s the Big Idea? 2 Civil Society as Associational Life 3 Civil Society as the Good Society 4 Civil Society as the Public Sphere 5 Synthesis D Unraveling the Civil Society Puzzle 6 So What s to be Done? Notes References and Bibliography
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