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Global compassion : private voluntary organizations and U.S. foreign policy since 1939

Author: Rachel M McCleary
Publisher: New York ; Oxford : Oxford University Press, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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'Global Compassion' is an account of the relationship between private voluntary organizations (PVOs) and the US federal government from 1939-2005. The book focuses on the work of PVOs from a foreign policy perspective, revealing how federal political pressures shape the field of international relief.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Rachel M McCleary
ISBN: 9780195371178 0195371178
OCLC Number: 505050682
Description: 1 online resource (272 pages) : illustrations
Contents: LIST OF FIGURES AND TABLES; PREFACE; GLOSSARY; NOTES; BIBLIOGRAPHY; INDEX
Responsibility: Rachel M. McCleary.
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'Global Compassion' is an account of the relationship between private voluntary organizations (PVOs) and the US federal government from 1939-2005. The book focuses on the work of PVOs from a foreign policy perspective, revealing how federal political pressures shape the field of international relief.

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