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Growing civil society : from nonprofit sector to third space

Author: Jon Van Til
Publisher: Bloomington : Indiana University Press, 2008.
Series: Philanthropic and nonprofit studies.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st pbk. edView all editions and formats
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Explores the role of voluntary action and nonprofit organization in contemporary America. This book presents the concept of "third space," which provides an important tool for the construction of  Read more...

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Van Til, Jon.
Growing civil society.
Bloomington : Indiana University Press, 2008
(OCoLC)891468389
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Jon Van Til
ISBN: 9780253220479 0253220475
OCLC Number: 216935822
Description: xx, 242 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: DedicationPrefaceIntroduction: Third Sector, Third SpacePart One: The Uses of the Third Sector1. Building Blocks for the Third Sector2. Mapping the BoundariesPart Two: On the Boundary Between Government and the Third Sector3. The Third Sector as Political Force4. National Service in Theory and Practice5. The Emerging Field of Nonprofit Policy StudyPart Three: On the Boundary Between Business and the Third Sector6. Making Money, Wielding Power, and Other Temptations of Nonprofit Life7. The Art and Business of Nonprofit Organization Management8. When the Business of Nonprofits is Increasingly BusinessPart Four: On the Boundary Between Culture and the Third Space9. Civil Education: Moving to Define an Ambiguous Tradition10. On the Contemporary Hope for Faith and Charity11. Social Entrepreneurship and the End of WorkPart Five: Searching for Meaning and Justice12. Commission Reports on the Third Sector13. Civil Society and the Escape from MadnessPart Six: A Third Space14. Beyond the Myth of Sector15. Growing Civil Society, Using the Third SpaceNotesReferences
Series Title: Philanthropic and nonprofit studies.
Responsibility: Jon Van Til ; with a new preface by the author.
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