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Definition of 'civic society'

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But while government and civic society have got weaker, the markets have grown, unchecked. Times, Sunday Times (2011)But since then a new civic society has been created online. Times, Sunday Times (2017)This country has a great tradition of civic society. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Leaders will recommit civic society to the cause of peace. Times, Sunday Times (2017)We've had the spiel about civic society links, voter-registration campaigns, building a real grassroots network. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Rather, it is suggesting that the faithful should strive to create a good, equitable and just civic society. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The paper 'will now be written from the perspective of individual residents and the focus will be on encouraging active citizenship and reviving civic society'. Times, Sunday Times (2008)In his view, the danger is of monopoly capitalism and a soulless, materialistic culture that degrades civic society. Times, Sunday Times (2009)By all means hold a separate secular ceremony involving a cross-section of civic society if this is desired. Times, Sunday Times (2018)

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