Philanthropy and democracy


Podcast "Philanthropy in question(s)" - Episode 5

Philanthropy and democracy - Sylvain A. Lefèvre & Anne Monier

What is the link between philanthropy and democracy? What is the role and legitimacy of philanthropy in addressing issues of public interest? 

Anne Monier presents the book Philanthropists in Democracy, which she co-edited with Sylvain A. Lefèvre and published in April 2021 by Presses universitaires de France, in the collection "La vie des idées".

This podcast is only available in French. 

The four main ideas of the article:

In this episode, Anne Monier reviews the four main chapters developed in her book Philanthropists in Democracy:

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