Democracies in Flux: The Evolution of Social Capital in Contemporary Society

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Eva Cox is senior lecturer, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Technology, Sydney. Her main current areas of research involve social capital and social ethics as part of what makes societies more civil; other interests involve policy issues such as child care, superannuation, tax, workplaces, communities, and the use of research as a tool for change. She is involved in a range of related projects, including working with the Body Shop (Australia), piloting the concept of social and ethical auditing, and the development of social audit indicators for community organizations. She was one of the first members of Women's Electoral Lobby and retains a strong interest in feminism as a means for creating more just societies. Her publications include the 1996 book Leading Women.

Susanne Fuchs is a researcher at the Social Science Center in Berlin, Germany. Her dissertation was a study of Georg Simmel and social integration. Her publications include “Niklas Luhmanns Aufklärung der Soziologie und andere Wege der Erleuchtung, ” in Berliner Debatte Initial (1996); “Wie schöpferisch ist die Zerstörung?” (with Claus Offe), in Blätter für deutsche und internationale Politik (1998), “Germany” (with Ronald Schettkat) in GØsta Esping-Anderson and Mario Regini, eds, Why Deregulate Labor Markets? (2000), and “Tristesse banale, ” in Simmel Studies (2001).

Peter A. Hall is Frank G. Thomson Professor of Government and director of the Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies at Harvard University. His publications include Governing the Economy (1986), The Political Power of Economic Ideas (1989), and Varieties of Capitalism (with D. Soskice, 2001) as well as many articles on European politics, political economy, and policy making.

Takashi Inoguchi is professor of political science at the Institute of Oriental Culture, University of Tokyo. He received his Ph.D. in political science from Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and has taught at Sophia University, Tokyo, as well as held visiting positions at many universities worldwide. In 1995–1997 he was assistant secretary general of the United Nations at the United Nations University Headquarters, acting as senior vice rector of the University. He has

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Democracies in Flux: The Evolution of Social Capital in Contemporary Society
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  • Title Page *
  • Contents v
  • Democracies in Flux 1
  • Introduction 3
  • 1 - The Role of Government and the Distribution of Social Capital 21
  • 2 - Bridging the Privileged and the Marginalized? 59
  • 3 - From Membership to Advocacy 103
  • 4 - Old and New Civic and Social Ties in France 137
  • 5 - The German Case 189
  • 6 - Social Capital in Spain from the 1930s to the 1990s 245
  • 7 - Social Capital in the Social Democratic State 289
  • 8 - Making the Lucky Country 333
  • 9 - Broadening the Basis of Social Capital in Japan 359
  • Conclusion 393
  • Notes 417
  • Contributors 493
  • Index 497
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