Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.11889/2400
Title: Civil society organizations and the transition to democracy in Palestine
Authors: Kassis, Mudar
Issue Date: Mar-2001
Publisher: Springer Science+Business Media
Abstract: This paper examines, through three surveys and some interview data, the dynamics of contemporary Palestinian civil society organizations (CSOs) from the angle of their role in the process of democratization. The paper analyses the emergence, nature, and structures of CSOs in Palestine, and emphasizes the role of the public in democratization. In particular it assesses both the positive and negative facets of CSOs’ work from the perspective of their possible role in democratization. It is concluded that CSOs play a positive but limited role in the democratization of Palestinian society
Description: Article published in : Voluntas: International Journal of Voluntary and Nonprofit Organizations, vol. 12, no. 1, 2001, p. 35-48
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.11889/2400
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