Word forms "civil society":
singular civil society plural civil societiesthe part of society that consists of organizations and institutions that help and look after people, their health, and their rights. It does not include the government or the family.
English dictionary. 2014.
Look at other dictionaries:
civil society — UK US noun [countable/uncountable] [singular civil society plural civil societies] the part of society that consists of organizations and institutions that help and look after people, their health, and their rights. It does not include the… … Useful english dictionary
Civil society — Part of the Politics series Politics List of political topics Politics by country … Wikipedia
civil society — There are several competing definitions of what this concept involves. However, its key attributes are that it refers to public life rather than private or household based activities; it is juxtaposed to the family and the state; and it exists… … Dictionary of sociology
Civil society — Due to Russia’s status as an autocratic state under the Romanovs and decades of totalitarianism under Joseph Stalin, the country did not develop the overlapping and interlinking networks of civic associations that characterized many countries… … Historical Dictionary of the Russian Federation
civil society — The arena of social life ‘above’ the personal realm of the family but ‘beneath’ the state. It comprises mainly voluntary organisations and civil associations that allow individuals to work together in groups, freely and independently of state… … Glossary of UK Government and Politics
civil society — pilietinė visuomenė statusas T sritis Politika apibrėžtis Nevyriausybinių savanoriškų visuomenės organizacijų visuma, sudaranti tarpinę grandį tarp asmens bei šeimos ir valstybės institucijų; viešojo gyvenimo sritis, kurioje privatūs asmenys… … Politikos mokslų enciklopedinis žodynas
Civil society — … Википедия
civil society — noun All of the institutions, voluntary organizations and corporate bodies that are less than the state but greater than the family … Wiktionary
Civil Society Coordination 2.0 — refers to the strong coordination achieved through the online Virtual community and the Web 2.0 phenomenon over the World Wide Web; Civil Society Coordination 2.0 basically refers to the new organizational strengths the Internet has afforded to… … Wikipedia
Civil Society Human and Institutional Development Program — Civil Society Human and Institutional Development Programme (CHIP) is a leading non profit organization that works for improving and strengthening the functional capacities of individuals, organizations and institutions. It has its head office in … Wikipedia