The Essential Civil Society Reader: The Classic Essays / Edition 1

The Essential Civil Society Reader: The Classic Essays / Edition 1

by Don E. Eberly
     
 

In The Civil Society Reader Don Eberly presents the classic writings of the leading scholars and organizers who have brought the civil society debate to the forefront of American politics.See more details below

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In The Civil Society Reader Don Eberly presents the classic writings of the leading scholars and organizers who have brought the civil society debate to the forefront of American politics.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780847697199
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
01/28/2000
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
424
Product dimensions:
6.42(w) x 8.92(h) x 1.23(d)

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Table of Contents

Part 1 Introduction and Overview Chapter 2 The Meaning, Origins, and Applications of Civil Society Part 3 Civil Society Theory Chapter 4 The Quest for Community: A Study in the Ethics of Order and Freedom Chapter 5 Whose Keeper? Social Science and Moral Obligation Chapter 6 The Good Society: We Live Through Our Institutions Chapter 7 The Demoralization of Society: What's wrong with Civil Society Chapter 8 Democracy on Trial: The Role of Civil Society in Sustaining Democratic Values Chapter 9 Communitarianism and the Moral Dimension Part 10 Community as a Generator of Social Capital Chapter 11 To Empower People: from State to Civil Society Chapter 12 Professionalized Services: Disabling Help for Communities and Citizens Chapter 13 Culture,Incentives, and the Underclass Chapter 14 The Urban Church: Faith, Outreach and the Inner City Poor Part 15 Civil Society: Civic Trust, Social Authority Chapter 16 The Lost City: The Case for Social Authority Chapter 17 Trust: The Social Virtues and the Creation of Prosperity Part 18 Civil Society and the Democratic State Chapter 19 Democracy's Discontent: The Procedural Republic Chapter 20 Rights Talk: The Impoverishment of Political Discourse Chapter 21 The Progressive Assault of Civic Community Chapter 22 Individualism, Liberalism and Democratic Civic Society Chapter 23 American Exceptionalism Revisted: The role of Civil Society Chapter 24 Politics, Morality, and Civility

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