International Encyclopedia of Civil Society

International Encyclopedia of Civil Society


Recently the subject of civil society has generated a wave of curiosity, and a wealth of recent info. formerly no ebook has tried to prepare and consolidate this knowledge.

The International Encyclopedia of Civil Society fills this hole, developing a standard set of understandings and terminology, and an analytical place to begin for destiny study. worldwide in scope and authoritative in content material, the Encyclopedia bargains succinct summaries of center ideas and theories; definitions of phrases; biographical entries on vital figures and organizational profiles. additionally, it serves as a competent and up to date consultant to extra resources of information.

In sum, the Encyclopedia offers an summary of the contours of civil society, social capital, philanthropy and nonprofits throughout cultures and historic classes. For researchers in nonprofit and civil society reports, political technology, economics, administration and social company, this is often the main systematic appraisal of a quickly turning out to be field.

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