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Globalization, Philanthropy, and Civil Society: Projecting Institutional Logics Abroad David C. Hammack

Globalization, Philanthropy, and Civil Society: Projecting Institutional Logics Abroad

David C. Hammack

Published June 1st 2009
ISBN : 9780253353030
Hardcover
320 pages
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 About the Book 

The essays in this book reflect pioneering efforts to study the global movement of ideas and institutions. They deal with topics of significant contemporary importance: initiatives to address the AIDS epidemic in East Africa- to protect the peoplesMoreThe essays in this book reflect pioneering efforts to study the global movement of ideas and institutions. They deal with topics of significant contemporary importance: initiatives to address the AIDS epidemic in East Africa- to protect the peoples and ecosystems of the Amazon- to advance the truth and reconciliation process in South Africa and in other areas of great conflict- to promote civil society in Eastern Europe and Central Asia- to advocate for environmental protection in the United States, Great Britain, Germany, and Japan- and to spread Rotary Clubs and encourage social entrepreneurship throughout the world. These essays highlight a wide range of research, paying close attention to the realities of particular situations and to current thinking about general processes.