In The Name Of Civil Society

Pub Date : 2006 | Author : Eva-Lotta E. Hedman | Publisher : University of Hawaii Press

ISBN 10 : 0824829212
ISBN 13 : 9780824829216

In the Name of Civil Society examines Philippine politics in a highly original and provocative way. Hedman s detailed analysis shows how dominant elites in the Philippines shore up..

Funding Virtue

Pub Date : 2000-01-01 | Author : Marina Ottaway | Publisher : Carnegie Endowment

ISBN 10 : 9780870031786
ISBN 13 : 0870031783

In recent years the United States and many other international donors have embraced civil society aid as a key tool of democracy promotion. They support thousands of NGOs around th..

Civil Society In Burma

Pub Date : 2008 | Author : Ashley South | Publisher : Institute of Southeast Asian Studies

ISBN 10 : 9789812309044
ISBN 13 : 9812309047

Burma faces a complex of interlinked humanitarian, social, and political crises. The situation is especially grave in areas populated by ethnic minorities, many of which have been ..

Global Civil Society

Pub Date : 2003-04-17 | Author : John Keane | Publisher : Cambridge University Press

ISBN 10 : 052189462X
ISBN 13 : 9780521894623

Amid fears of terrorism, rising tides of xenophobia, and protests, John Keane explores the contradictory arguments and traces the historical origins, contemporary meanings and poli..

Corporate Power In Civil Society

Pub Date : 2001-01-01 | Author : David Sciulli | Publisher : NYU Press

ISBN 10 : 0814797865
ISBN 13 : 9780814797860

Details a pattern of development and investment in the American economy that produces diminished growth and increased stagnation...