Re-energizing citizenship : strategies for civil renewal

edited by Tessa Brannan, Peter John and Gerry Stoker

Re-energizing Citizenship provides a critical examination of attempts to re-invigorate citizenship in a range of contexts and offers insights into what works. In light of the challenges and complexities of our societies the tone is not celebratory nor evangelical. It is substantially empirical and hard-nosed in that it asks what prospects there are for re-engaging civil society to tackle the tough issues of youth offending, neighbourhood safety, antisocial behaviour, economic regeneration and conflict between civic groups. The malaise in civil society is seen as a key to understanding antisocial behaviour, the weaknesses of regeneration schemes and the divisions and antagonisms of our societies. Yet the resources and skills hidden away in civil society, if they could be unlocked, are seen as the key to effective intervention. The book concludes that citizens can be re-engaged providing the incentive structures and broader framing of the policy are put together in an effective manner.

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[目次]

  • Introduction
  • T.Brannan, P.John & G.Stoker Re-energizing Citizenship: Why, What, and How?
  • T.Brannan, P.John & G.Stoker Civil Renewal: The Agenda for Empowering Citizens
  • H.Tam Involvement in Community Involvement: Referral Order Volunteers
  • S.Jones & C.Roberts Civil Renewal, Control Signals and Neighbourhood Safety
  • A.Bottoms & A.Wilson Anti-Social Behaviour and Civil Renewal
  • D.Prior, K.Farrow, B.Spalek & M.Barnes Incentive Schemes and Civil Renewal
  • S.Bastow, H.Beck, P.Dunleavy & L.Richardson The True Costs of Public Participation
  • E.Andersson, D.Warburton & R.Wilson Faith, Hope and Clarity: Faith Groups and Civil Renewal
  • V.Lowndes & R.Chapman Conclusion
  • T.Brannan, P.John & G.Stoker

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書名 Re-energizing citizenship : strategies for civil renewal
著作者等 Brannan, Tessa
John, Peter
Stoker, Gerry
書名別名 Reenergizing citizenship : strategies for civil renewal
出版元 Palgrave Macmillan
刊行年月 2007
ページ数 xv, 211 p.
大きさ 23 cm
ISBN 9780230500419
NCID BA83103831
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言語 英語
出版国 イギリス
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