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The Resource The essential civil society reader : classic essays in the American civil society debate, Don E. Eberly, editor

The essential civil society reader : classic essays in the American civil society debate, Don E. Eberly, editor

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The essential civil society reader : classic essays in the American civil society debate
Title
The essential civil society reader
Title remainder
classic essays in the American civil society debate
Statement of responsibility
Don E. Eberly, editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
301/.0973
Index
index present
LC call number
JC337
LC item number
.E84 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Eberly, Don E
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  • Civil society
  • Civil society
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The essential civil society reader : classic essays in the American civil society debate, Don E. Eberly, editor
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part 1. Introduction and overview. The meaning, origins, and applications of civil society / Don E. Eberly -- Part 2. Civil society theory. "The quest for community" : a study in the ethics of order and freedom / Robert Nisbet -- Whose keeper? Social science and moral obligation / Alan Wolfe -- The good society : we live through our institutions / Robert N. Bellah -- The demoralization of society : what's wrong with the civil society / Gertrude Himmelfarb -- Democracy on trial : the role of civil society in sustaining democratic values / Jean Bethke Elshtain -- Communitarianism and the moral dimension / Amitai Etzioni -- Part 3. Community as a generator of social capital. To empower people : from state to civil society / Peter A. Berger and Richard John Neuhaus -- Professionalized services : disabling help for communities and citizens / John L. McKnight -- Culture, incentives, and the underclass / James Q. Wilson -- The urban church : faith, outreach, and the inner-city poor / John J. DiIulio Jr. -- Part 4. Civil society : civic trust, social authority. The lost city : the case for social authority / Alan Ehrenhalt -- Trust : the social virtues and the creation of prosperity / Francis Fukuyama -- Part 5. Civil society and the democratic state. Democracy's discontent : the procedural republic / Michael J. Sandel -- Rights talk : the impoverishment of political discourse / Mary Ann Glendon -- The progressive assault of civic community / William A. Schambra -- Individualism, liberalism, and democratic civic society / William A. Galston -- "American exceptionalism" revisited : the role of civil society / Daniel Bell -- Politics, morality, and civility / Vaclav Havel
Control code
ocm43648643
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
vi, 414 pages
Isbn
9780847697182
Lccn
00029086
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)43648643
  • (Sirsi) a746110
Label
The essential civil society reader : classic essays in the American civil society debate, Don E. Eberly, editor
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part 1. Introduction and overview. The meaning, origins, and applications of civil society / Don E. Eberly -- Part 2. Civil society theory. "The quest for community" : a study in the ethics of order and freedom / Robert Nisbet -- Whose keeper? Social science and moral obligation / Alan Wolfe -- The good society : we live through our institutions / Robert N. Bellah -- The demoralization of society : what's wrong with the civil society / Gertrude Himmelfarb -- Democracy on trial : the role of civil society in sustaining democratic values / Jean Bethke Elshtain -- Communitarianism and the moral dimension / Amitai Etzioni -- Part 3. Community as a generator of social capital. To empower people : from state to civil society / Peter A. Berger and Richard John Neuhaus -- Professionalized services : disabling help for communities and citizens / John L. McKnight -- Culture, incentives, and the underclass / James Q. Wilson -- The urban church : faith, outreach, and the inner-city poor / John J. DiIulio Jr. -- Part 4. Civil society : civic trust, social authority. The lost city : the case for social authority / Alan Ehrenhalt -- Trust : the social virtues and the creation of prosperity / Francis Fukuyama -- Part 5. Civil society and the democratic state. Democracy's discontent : the procedural republic / Michael J. Sandel -- Rights talk : the impoverishment of political discourse / Mary Ann Glendon -- The progressive assault of civic community / William A. Schambra -- Individualism, liberalism, and democratic civic society / William A. Galston -- "American exceptionalism" revisited : the role of civil society / Daniel Bell -- Politics, morality, and civility / Vaclav Havel
Control code
ocm43648643
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
vi, 414 pages
Isbn
9780847697182
Lccn
00029086
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)43648643
  • (Sirsi) a746110

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