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Partners for good : business, government and the third sector

Author: Tom Levitt
Publisher: Farnham, Surrey : Gower ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, ©2012.
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The third sector has increased its business capacity through the experience gained from a decade of providing commissioned services to the public sector. Society today expects employers to do more to engage with both communities and good causes and the business case for doing so can be and is being made. But business also realises that charities do conscience better than they can and so co-working is increasingly  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Levitt, Tom.
Partners for good.
Farnham, Surrey : Gower ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, ©2012
(DLC) 2011045653
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Tom Levitt
ISBN: 9781409434382 1409434389 1409434370 9781409434375
OCLC Number: 794494090
Description: 1 online resource (xix, 245 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Cover; Contents; List of Figures; List of Tables; About the Author; Preface; List of Abbreviations; 1 Who Do They Think They Are?; 2 A Word About History; 3 Social Responsibility and the Corporate Sector; 4 The Fourth Sector; 5 Regulating Partnerships, Taking Risks; 6 Partnerships in the Developing World; 7 Partnerships and Challenges in the Big Society; Bibliography; Index.
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