Skip navigation
Skip navigation


Avenell, Simon


This chapter highlights the 1990s, when civil society captured the imagination of civil society, a process that developed since the early post-World War II period. It was, indeed, around the 1990s that civil society (shimin shakai) and such ideas as volunteering (borantia katsudō), non-governmental organizations (NGOs), non-profit organizations (NPOs), community building (machizukuri), and citizens� activities (shimin katsudō) became topics of broad scholarly, media, and public attention, both...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2018
Type: Book chapter
Book Title: Routledge Handbook of Civil Society in Asia
DOI: 10.4324/9781315100852-2


There are no files associated with this item.

Items in Open Research are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.

Updated:  19 May 2020/ Responsible Officer:  University Librarian/ Page Contact:  Library Systems & Web Coordinator