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Civil society organizations in turbulent times : a gilded web?

Author: Linda Milbourne; Ursula Murray
Publisher: London : TB, Trentham Books, an imprint of UCL IOE Press, 2017. ©2017
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Why have civil society organizations become trapped in a gilded web of privatized, neo-liberal arrangements, reinforcing the systems they were established to reform? Drawing on research from diverse fields, this book aims to reawaken the critical voices that could challenge the growing inequalities and failures of current social systems.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Civil society organizations in turbulent times.
London : TB, Trentham Books, an imprint of UCL IOE Press, 2017
(OCoLC)986237037
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Linda Milbourne; Ursula Murray
ISBN: 9781858568164 1858568161 9781858568171 185856817X 9781858568188 1858568188
OCLC Number: 1015953634
Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 210 pages)
Contents: Cover; Acknowledgements; About the authors; Preface; 1 Civil society organizations in turbulent times: Contested terrain; 2 Civil society and neo-liberalism; Part 1: The state of welfare and the new service industry; 3 Is this the death of social housing?; 4 Transitions from the statutory to the third sector: The experience of social workers; 5 Voluntary organizations and criminal justice: A misguided turn; Part 2: Power: Independence and grassroots organizing; 6 Marginalizing diverse voices? Working with minority interests against the tide of mainstreaming. 7 The role of faith-based organizations in welfare delivery; 8 Voluntary action: Micro-organizations and infrastructure support; Part 3: Shadow conversations of workers; 9 Workers in voluntary organizations: Space for political awareness?; 10 Personalization in adult social care: A shadow conversation ignored; 11 Less happy more often? Well-being in voluntary service organizations; 12 Dangerous liaisons and spaces for resistance; Appendix; Index.
Responsibility: edited by Linda Milbourne and Ursula Murray.

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Why have civil society organizations become trapped in a gilded web of privatized, neo-liberal arrangements, reinforcing the systems they were established to reform? Drawing on research from diverse fields, this book aims to reawaken the critical voices that could challenge the growing inequalities and failures of current social systems.

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