This chapter discusses how civil organizations face the challenge of establishing their representiveness, using the findings of a survey of 229 organizations in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Owing to copyright restrictions, only the first 3 pages are attached, together with a link to the book at Zed Books.
In: Spaces for Change? The Politics of Citizen Participation in New Democratic Arenas, Andrea Cornwall and Vera Schattan P. Coalho (eds), Vol 4 of Claiming Citizenship Series, ISBN: 9781842775530 (paperback), London & New York: Zed Books Ltd.
Civil Organisations and Political Representation in Brazil ‘s Participatory Institutions.