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Author Donaghy, Maureen M.

Title Civil society and participatory governance : municipal councils and social housing programs in Brazil / Maureen M. Donaghy
Published New York, N.Y. : Routledge, 2013
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 200 pages) : illustrations
Series Routledge studies in Latin American politics ; 5
Routledge studies in Latin American politics ; 5
Contents 1. Introduction -- 2. Housing policy as critical challenge for development and democracy -- 3. The effect of municipal housing councils on policy outcomes -- 4. Civil society density, participatory governance, and policy outcomes -- 5. Pathways to participatory governance : civil society-state dynamics and institutional rules -- 6. The creation effect : evaluating commitment in participatory governance institutions -- 7. Longevity in participatory governance institutions : S?o Paulo's municipal housing council at 10 -- 8. Conclusion : can democracy remedy social challenges? Findings on the effect of participatory governance institutions
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 175-195) and index
Subject City councils -- Brazil
Civil society -- Brazil
Housing policy -- Brazil -- Citizen participation
Municipal government -- Brazil.
Public housing -- Brazil
City councils.
Civil society.
Housing policy -- Citizen participation.
Municipal government.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Political Ideologies -- Nationalism.
Public housing.
Brazil.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0203098013
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