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Civil Society

 

Social innovations that enrich society and enhance democratic participation

 

Social Work as a Social Wedge

In China, a new kind of NGO has started to embed the values of civil society in its provision of social services.

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  • Havard_professor_Todd_Rogers Organizations are finding that subtle changes in language make a difference in how people vote.

    Featuring Todd Rogers
  • McAdam reviews two follow-up studies of youth activists, and assesses the experiences and their long-term effects on volunteers.

    Featuring Doug McAdam
  • CraigConnects founder Craig Newmark on aligning nonprofits to increase efficacy Craigslist founder Craig Newmark tells us about how he started CraigConnects, chose areas to support, and selected nonprofits to focus on.

    Featuring Craig Newmark
  • Dan Burden has studied and defined what makes for a pedestrian-friendly community. Even more important, he knows why such places are so valuable for everyone—walkers and drivers alike. In this audio lecture, Burden discusses why walkability is crucial to the sustainability of…