Transnational Civil Society and the World Bank

Investigating Civil Society’s Potential to Democratize Global Governance

  • Christopher L. Pallas

Part of the Interest Groups, Advocacy and Democracy Series book series (IGAD)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. Christopher L. Pallas
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  3. Christopher L. Pallas
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  4. Christopher L. Pallas
    Pages 108-128
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    Pages 129-151
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 170-196

About this book


Transnational civil society is often seen as an important contributor to the democratization of global governance. In their engagement with the World Bank, however, transnational civil society organizations prioritize pre-existing mission over responsiveness to claimed stakeholders and undercut the authority of developing country governments.


democracy democratization Engagement global governance Governance government participation

Authors and affiliations

  • Christopher L. Pallas
    • 1
  1. 1.Kennesaw State UniversityUSA

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