A Dictionary of Civil Society, Philanthropy and the Third Sector

A Dictionary of Civil Society, Philanthropy and the Third Sector

By: Helmut K. Anheier (author)Hardback

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This guide to civil society provides a quick and easy reference to the key people, concepts and organizations of the third sector. It contains approximately 300 up-to-date entries including all terms and concepts associated with civil society, as well as regional information. Key features of the dictionary include: * definitions of concepts and terms surrounding civil society * details on specific regions important in the history of civil society, such as India, the CIS and the USA * profiles of the key personalities and organizations involved in the third sector * includes information on how the sector operates (e.g. Fair Trade, grassroots organizations and exit strategies) * provides information that would otherwise require many volumes to locate. Key terms include: Citizenship, Social Captial, Rule of Law, Nonprofit Management, Corporate Responsibilities and Social Origins Theory.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781857431667
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 320
  • ID: 9781857431667
  • weight: 626
  • ISBN10: 1857431669

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