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The Resource The ambiguous embrace : government and faith-based schools and social agencies, Charles L. Glenn ; with a foreword by Peter L. Berger

The ambiguous embrace : government and faith-based schools and social agencies, Charles L. Glenn ; with a foreword by Peter L. Berger

Label
The ambiguous embrace : government and faith-based schools and social agencies
Title
The ambiguous embrace
Title remainder
government and faith-based schools and social agencies
Statement of responsibility
Charles L. Glenn ; with a foreword by Peter L. Berger
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Glenn builds a case for faith-based organizations playing a far more active role in American schools and social agencies. He shows that they could do so both while receiving public funds and while striking a workable balance between accountability and autonomy."--Jacket
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1938-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Glenn, Charles Leslie
Dewey number
361.7/5/0973
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
New forum books
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Human services
  • Human services
  • Civil society
  • Civil society
  • Church and state
  • Church and state
  • Church charities
  • Church charities
  • Church schools
  • Church schools
Label
The ambiguous embrace : government and faith-based schools and social agencies, Charles L. Glenn ; with a foreword by Peter L. Berger
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 297-310) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Bureaucratic Ineffectiveness
  • Overstepping the State's Appropriate Limits
  • Government and Education
  • The State's Appropriate Role
  • What the Civil Society Strategy is Not
  • Administrative Decentralization
  • Market Strategies
  • Organizational Flexibility
  • The Promised Contribution of Voluntary Associations
  • Voluntary Associations Under Pressure
  • Foreword
  • The Religious Factor
  • Dangers Ahead?
  • Controlling Faith-Based Institutions to Death
  • Self-Betrayal on the Part of Voluntary Organizations
  • Strings without Money
  • The Stakes in Government Oversight
  • Oversight of Faith-Based Schools
  • Faith-Based Schools That Resist Oversight
  • The Scope of Government Regulation of Nonpublic Schools
  • The United States
  • Peter L. Berger
  • Western Europe
  • Interlude: Teen Challenge
  • How Close an Embrace?
  • Three Ways of Understanding Government's Relationship to Religion
  • Outside the Wall of Separation
  • Faith-Based Social Services: Where the Wall Is Not So High
  • Schools: The Unhappy Exception
  • The Double Bind Created by "Pervasively Sectarian" Analysis
  • New Cracks in the Wall of Separation
  • Funding with Government Oversight
  • Mediating Structures
  • How Much Oversight?
  • Modes of Funding
  • Contracting
  • Charitable Choice
  • France
  • Vouchers
  • Child Care Vouchers
  • School Vouchers in Milwaukee
  • The Voucher Debate
  • School Choice
  • Norm-Maintaining Institutions
  • Reaching Out to Civil Society
  • Challenges to the Welfare State
  • The Inescapable Welfare State
Control code
ocm51328472
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 315 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400811786
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)51328472
Label
The ambiguous embrace : government and faith-based schools and social agencies, Charles L. Glenn ; with a foreword by Peter L. Berger
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 297-310) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Bureaucratic Ineffectiveness
  • Overstepping the State's Appropriate Limits
  • Government and Education
  • The State's Appropriate Role
  • What the Civil Society Strategy is Not
  • Administrative Decentralization
  • Market Strategies
  • Organizational Flexibility
  • The Promised Contribution of Voluntary Associations
  • Voluntary Associations Under Pressure
  • Foreword
  • The Religious Factor
  • Dangers Ahead?
  • Controlling Faith-Based Institutions to Death
  • Self-Betrayal on the Part of Voluntary Organizations
  • Strings without Money
  • The Stakes in Government Oversight
  • Oversight of Faith-Based Schools
  • Faith-Based Schools That Resist Oversight
  • The Scope of Government Regulation of Nonpublic Schools
  • The United States
  • Peter L. Berger
  • Western Europe
  • Interlude: Teen Challenge
  • How Close an Embrace?
  • Three Ways of Understanding Government's Relationship to Religion
  • Outside the Wall of Separation
  • Faith-Based Social Services: Where the Wall Is Not So High
  • Schools: The Unhappy Exception
  • The Double Bind Created by "Pervasively Sectarian" Analysis
  • New Cracks in the Wall of Separation
  • Funding with Government Oversight
  • Mediating Structures
  • How Much Oversight?
  • Modes of Funding
  • Contracting
  • Charitable Choice
  • France
  • Vouchers
  • Child Care Vouchers
  • School Vouchers in Milwaukee
  • The Voucher Debate
  • School Choice
  • Norm-Maintaining Institutions
  • Reaching Out to Civil Society
  • Challenges to the Welfare State
  • The Inescapable Welfare State
Control code
ocm51328472
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 315 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400811786
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)51328472

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