Globalizing Civil Society: Reclaiming Our Right to Power

Globalizing Civil Society: Reclaiming Our Right to Power

by David C. Korten

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Prompted by the 1998 United Nations Conference on Human Settlements, Korten's book indicts the world's governments for failing to address growing hunger, housing shortages, unemployment, poverty, human rights abuses, and environmental degradation. He examines the causes of this global crisis and offers fresh solutions reflecting sustainability, community, and equity—the only principles that can assure a healthy future for the world's people.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781888363593
Publisher: Seven Stories Press
Publication date: 03/28/1998
Series: Open Media Pamphlet Series
Edition description: 1 ED
Pages: 80
Product dimensions: 4.29(w) x 6.71(h) x 0.19(d)

About the Author

DAVID C. KORTEN is a founder and board chair of the Positive Futures Network, publishers of Yes! A Journal of Positive Futures, author of When Corporations Rule the World, and president of the People-Centered Development Forum.

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