ISBN13:978-0847692293 ISBN10: 0847692299 This edition has also been released as: ISBN13: 978-0847692286 ISBN10: 0847692280
Summary: In this book, Don E. Eberly describes the role of civil society in the preservation of democratic values and institutions, and explains why the preservation of civil society must be a major priority over the next several decades. Our society, argues Eberly, cannot thrive and perhaps cannot survive, without strong social institutions, a vibrant moral order, and an active, intellectual, and grass roots dimension, and analyzes the concept of civil society in the context
of both political theory and sociology.
He then outlines ways in which the civil society debate reveals and responds to the more fundamental concern of moral collapse evident in America today.
Summary: In this book, Don E. Eberly describes the role of civil society in the preservation of democratic values and institutions, and explains why the preservation of civil society must be a major priority over the next several decades. Our society, argues Eberly, cannot thrive and perhaps cannot survive, without strong social institutions, a vibrant moral order, and an active, intellectual, and grass roots dimension, and analyzes the concept of civil society in the context of both political theory and sociology.
He then outlines ways in which the civil society debate reveals and responds to the more fundamental concern of moral collapse evident in America today. ...show less
Edition/Copyright:98 Cover: Paperback Publisher:Rowman & Littlefield Pub, Inc. Published: 11/28/1998 International: No
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Eberly, Don E. : Civil Society Project
Don E. Eberly is the director of the Civil Society Project, a national initiative advancing ideas to strengthen America's social institutions and community life. He is the editor of many books, including The Content of America's Character: The Recovery of Civic Virtue. Eberly is an affiliate scholar at the Institute for American Values, and founder of the National Fatherhood Initiative. He lives in Lancaster, PA.
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