Faiths, Public Policy and Civil Society

Problems, Policies, Controversies

  • Adam Dinham

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
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    Pages 64-89
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  8. Back Matter
    Pages 211-232

About this book


This book uses empirical data and theory to explore the role of faiths as public actors; their contribution to welfare services, how they help build community cohesion, and break it down, and what it means for them and for others to be involved in new modes of governance.


capital community democracy governance Policy service social capital

Authors and affiliations

  • Adam Dinham
    • 1
  1. 1.GoldsmithsUniversity of LondonUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2009
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Social & Cultural Studies Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-36451-0
  • Online ISBN 978-0-230-23430-7
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