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The Resource Community works : the revival of civil society in America, E.J. Dionne, editor

Community works : the revival of civil society in America, E.J. Dionne, editor

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Community works : the revival of civil society in America
Title
Community works
Title remainder
the revival of civil society in America
Statement of responsibility
E.J. Dionne, editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Action
Committed to retain
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
LC call number
JC336
LC item number
.C835 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Dionne, E. J.
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  • Civil society
  • Community organization
Label
Community works : the revival of civil society in America, E.J. Dionne, editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 145-147) and index
Contents
Introduction : Why civil society? Why now? / E.J. Dionne, Jr. -- Is civil society obsolete? : Revisiting predictions of the decline of civil society in Whose keeper? / Alan Wolfe -- Not a cure-all : civil society creates citizens, it does not solve problems / Jean Bethke Elshtain -- America's civic condition : a glance at the evidence / William A. Galston and Peter Levine -- Don't blame big government : America's voluntary groups thrive in a national network / Theda Skocpol -- All community is local : the key to America's civic renewal / William A. Schambra -- The Lord's work : the church and civil society / John J. DiIulio, Jr. -- High-octane faith and civil society / Eugene F. Rivers III -- Give community institutions a fighting chance / Bruce Katz -- Recreating the civil society one child at a time / Colin L. Powell -- No paintbrushes, no paint / Jane R. Eisner -- Beyond theory : civil society in action / Pam Solo and Gail Pressberg -- Poverty 101 : what liberals and conservatives can learn from each other / David Kuo -- Where have all the followers gone? / Alan Ehrenhalt -- Civil society and the humble role of government / Dan Coats and Rick Santorum -- America's challenge : revitalizing our national community / Bill Bradley -- Second thoughts on civil society / Gertrude Himmelfarb -- The idea of civil society : a path to social reconstruction / Michael Walzer
Control code
39013705
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 161 p.
Isbn
9780815718680
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
98019685
Label
Community works : the revival of civil society in America, E.J. Dionne, editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 145-147) and index
Contents
Introduction : Why civil society? Why now? / E.J. Dionne, Jr. -- Is civil society obsolete? : Revisiting predictions of the decline of civil society in Whose keeper? / Alan Wolfe -- Not a cure-all : civil society creates citizens, it does not solve problems / Jean Bethke Elshtain -- America's civic condition : a glance at the evidence / William A. Galston and Peter Levine -- Don't blame big government : America's voluntary groups thrive in a national network / Theda Skocpol -- All community is local : the key to America's civic renewal / William A. Schambra -- The Lord's work : the church and civil society / John J. DiIulio, Jr. -- High-octane faith and civil society / Eugene F. Rivers III -- Give community institutions a fighting chance / Bruce Katz -- Recreating the civil society one child at a time / Colin L. Powell -- No paintbrushes, no paint / Jane R. Eisner -- Beyond theory : civil society in action / Pam Solo and Gail Pressberg -- Poverty 101 : what liberals and conservatives can learn from each other / David Kuo -- Where have all the followers gone? / Alan Ehrenhalt -- Civil society and the humble role of government / Dan Coats and Rick Santorum -- America's challenge : revitalizing our national community / Bill Bradley -- Second thoughts on civil society / Gertrude Himmelfarb -- The idea of civil society : a path to social reconstruction / Michael Walzer
Control code
39013705
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 161 p.
Isbn
9780815718680
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
98019685

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