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The Resource Third sector research, Rupert Taylor, editor, (electronic resource)

Third sector research, Rupert Taylor, editor, (electronic resource)

Label
Third sector research
Title
Third sector research
Statement of responsibility
Rupert Taylor, editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
To mark the 20th Anniversary of Voluntas: International Journal of Voluntary and Nonprofit Organizations the editor has compiled a comprehensive overview of contemporary debates in third sector scholarship, comprised of all original research by leaders in the field. The volume will offer a critical review of the central and innovative themes that have come to form the core of third sector debate and research with an international focus. The first global compendium of third sector research, this volume provides a international, multi-disciplinary, and state-of-the-art overview of the field. The
Dewey number
658.048
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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1958-
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Taylor, Rupert
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  • Nonprofit organizations
  • Nonprofit organizations
  • Nonprofit organizations
  • Business
Label
Third sector research, Rupert Taylor, editor, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Contributors; Abbreviations; About the Authors; 1 Moving Beyond Empirical Theory; The Rise of Third Sector Research; Theorizing the Third Sector; Third Sector Research as Empirical Theory; Beyond Empirical Theory; References; 2 Defining and Theorizing the Third Sector; Introduction; Defining the Third Sector; Theorizing the Third Sector as Process; Conclusion; References; 3 Sector Labels; Introduction; The Structure of Sector Concepts; The Voluntary Approach; Third Sector; The Civil Label; The Nonprofit Label; Conclusion: Integration and Autonomy; References; 4 Social Origins
  • IntroductionSocial Origins Theory; Critiques of Social Origins Theory; Applying Social Origins Theory to Ireland; Discussion and Conclusions; References; 5 The Civil Society Index; Introduction; Civil Society as an Apolitical Field of Enquiry; Bringing Politics Back In; Third Sector Research: The CSI as a Political Enquiry; References; 6 Social Economy; Introduction; The Rise of Not-For-Profit Organizations; The Concept of Social Economy; A Normative Perspective; A Legal/Institutional Perspective; Terminological Debate; Researching the Social Economy; Final Considerations; References
  • 7 VolunteeringIntroduction: The State of the Art and Beyond; Antecedents of Volunteering: Toward a Macro-Structural Theory; The Process of Volunteering: Styles, Stages, and Transitions; Volunteering and Social Change: Emergence of the Reflexive Volunteer; Trends in Volunteering; Innovations in Volunteer Management; Volunteering and Third Sector Change; The Value of Volunteering: What is it Worth?; Conclusion: A Kaleidoscopic View; References; 8 Volunteering in Developing Countries; Introduction; Case Studies: Mexico and South Africa
  • The South African Context for Volunteering: History and BackgroundThe Mexican Context for Volunteering: History and Background; Comparative Analysis; References; 9 Participation; Introduction; Arguments for Participation in the Third Sector; The Fulfilment of Functions; Accountability, Legitimacy, and Deliberative Participation; Arguments Against Participation in the Third Sector; Exit and Voice; The Threat to Freedom of Association; Levels of Participation; Variables of Participation; Conclusion; References; 10 Philanthropy; Introduction; The Nature of Philanthropy; The Philanthropic Impulse
  • The Expressions of PhilanthropyThe Location of Philanthropy; The Values of Philanthropy; Conclusion; References; 11 Leadership and Governance; Introduction; Leadership or Management?; Narrow Concepts of Leadership; Leadership as Management; Leadership as Transformation; Governance; Leadership in Action: Case Study Evidence; Social Care Case Study; Affordable Housing; Conclusion; References; 12 Nonprofit Marketing; Introduction; Evolution and Definition of Nonprofit Marketing; Nonprofit Marketing Research Reviewed; Social Marketing; Operative Marketing in Nonprofit Organizations
Control code
ocn630057623
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 342 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781441957078
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)630057623
Label
Third sector research, Rupert Taylor, editor, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Contributors; Abbreviations; About the Authors; 1 Moving Beyond Empirical Theory; The Rise of Third Sector Research; Theorizing the Third Sector; Third Sector Research as Empirical Theory; Beyond Empirical Theory; References; 2 Defining and Theorizing the Third Sector; Introduction; Defining the Third Sector; Theorizing the Third Sector as Process; Conclusion; References; 3 Sector Labels; Introduction; The Structure of Sector Concepts; The Voluntary Approach; Third Sector; The Civil Label; The Nonprofit Label; Conclusion: Integration and Autonomy; References; 4 Social Origins
  • IntroductionSocial Origins Theory; Critiques of Social Origins Theory; Applying Social Origins Theory to Ireland; Discussion and Conclusions; References; 5 The Civil Society Index; Introduction; Civil Society as an Apolitical Field of Enquiry; Bringing Politics Back In; Third Sector Research: The CSI as a Political Enquiry; References; 6 Social Economy; Introduction; The Rise of Not-For-Profit Organizations; The Concept of Social Economy; A Normative Perspective; A Legal/Institutional Perspective; Terminological Debate; Researching the Social Economy; Final Considerations; References
  • 7 VolunteeringIntroduction: The State of the Art and Beyond; Antecedents of Volunteering: Toward a Macro-Structural Theory; The Process of Volunteering: Styles, Stages, and Transitions; Volunteering and Social Change: Emergence of the Reflexive Volunteer; Trends in Volunteering; Innovations in Volunteer Management; Volunteering and Third Sector Change; The Value of Volunteering: What is it Worth?; Conclusion: A Kaleidoscopic View; References; 8 Volunteering in Developing Countries; Introduction; Case Studies: Mexico and South Africa
  • The South African Context for Volunteering: History and BackgroundThe Mexican Context for Volunteering: History and Background; Comparative Analysis; References; 9 Participation; Introduction; Arguments for Participation in the Third Sector; The Fulfilment of Functions; Accountability, Legitimacy, and Deliberative Participation; Arguments Against Participation in the Third Sector; Exit and Voice; The Threat to Freedom of Association; Levels of Participation; Variables of Participation; Conclusion; References; 10 Philanthropy; Introduction; The Nature of Philanthropy; The Philanthropic Impulse
  • The Expressions of PhilanthropyThe Location of Philanthropy; The Values of Philanthropy; Conclusion; References; 11 Leadership and Governance; Introduction; Leadership or Management?; Narrow Concepts of Leadership; Leadership as Management; Leadership as Transformation; Governance; Leadership in Action: Case Study Evidence; Social Care Case Study; Affordable Housing; Conclusion; References; 12 Nonprofit Marketing; Introduction; Evolution and Definition of Nonprofit Marketing; Nonprofit Marketing Research Reviewed; Social Marketing; Operative Marketing in Nonprofit Organizations
Control code
ocn630057623
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 342 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781441957078
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)630057623

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