Российское гражданское общество сегодня: реконструкция по результатам крупномасштабных опросов
Various aspects of realization of the right of the Jewish population of the Russian Empire on access to the higher education are considered by the authors. They trace interrelation of processes of expansion of access to the higher education and formations of institutions of Civil Society in Late Imperial Russia.
The paper discusses the factors affecting the activities of civil society institutions such as think tanks. Ways in which they can impact on political decision making process. Attention is paid to "window of opportunity" and the available communication channels to these organizations.