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The Resource Citizen action and national policy reform : making change happen, edited by John Gaventa and Rosemary McGee

Citizen action and national policy reform : making change happen, edited by John Gaventa and Rosemary McGee

Label
Citizen action and national policy reform : making change happen
Title
Citizen action and national policy reform
Title remainder
making change happen
Statement of responsibility
edited by John Gaventa and Rosemary McGee
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
How does citizen activism win changes in national policy? Which factors help to make myriad efforts by diverse actors add up to reform? What is needed to overcome setbacks, and to consolidate the smaller victories?
Member of
Cataloging source
UKM
Dewey number
323.042
Index
index present
LC call number
JF799
LC item number
.C568 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gaventa, John
  • McGee, Rosemary
Series statement
Claiming citizenship
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Political participation
  • Social action
  • Activisme
  • Politieke hervormingen
  • Democratisering
  • Politics and Government
Label
Citizen action and national policy reform : making change happen, edited by John Gaventa and Rosemary McGee
Instantiates
Publication
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
Redistributing land in the Philippines: Social movements and State reformers / Saturnino M. Borras Jr. and Jennifer C. Franco -- Gaining Comprehensive AIDS Treatment in South Africa: The Extraordinary 'Ordinary': / Steven Friedman -- Reducing Maternal Mortality in Mexico: Building Vertical Alliances for Change / Michael D. Layton, Beatriz Campillo Carrete, Ireri Ablanedo Terrazas, Ana María Sánchez Rodríguez -- Protecting the Child in Chile: Civil Society and the State / Claudio Fuentes -- Winning the Right to Information in India: Is Knowledge Power? / Amita Baviskar -- Reforming Urban Policy in Brazil: Participation and the Right to the City / Leonardo Avritzer -- Winning Women's Rights in Morocco: Cultural Adaptations and Islamic family law / Alexandra Pittman and Rabéa Naciri -- Changing Laws to Secure Women's Rights in Turkey: The Campaign for the Reform of the Penal Code / Pinar Ilkkaracan
Control code
489636505
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xi, 226 pages
Isbn
9781848133853
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)489636505
Label
Citizen action and national policy reform : making change happen, edited by John Gaventa and Rosemary McGee
Publication
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
Redistributing land in the Philippines: Social movements and State reformers / Saturnino M. Borras Jr. and Jennifer C. Franco -- Gaining Comprehensive AIDS Treatment in South Africa: The Extraordinary 'Ordinary': / Steven Friedman -- Reducing Maternal Mortality in Mexico: Building Vertical Alliances for Change / Michael D. Layton, Beatriz Campillo Carrete, Ireri Ablanedo Terrazas, Ana María Sánchez Rodríguez -- Protecting the Child in Chile: Civil Society and the State / Claudio Fuentes -- Winning the Right to Information in India: Is Knowledge Power? / Amita Baviskar -- Reforming Urban Policy in Brazil: Participation and the Right to the City / Leonardo Avritzer -- Winning Women's Rights in Morocco: Cultural Adaptations and Islamic family law / Alexandra Pittman and Rabéa Naciri -- Changing Laws to Secure Women's Rights in Turkey: The Campaign for the Reform of the Penal Code / Pinar Ilkkaracan
Control code
489636505
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xi, 226 pages
Isbn
9781848133853
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)489636505

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