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Beyond the Money: Reflections on philanthropy, the nonprofit sector and civic life 1999-2006 (pub 2007)
After nearly two decades as president of the Surdna foundation, Edward Skloot looks back on a period of rapid change in American philanthropy, social policy, politics and civic ideals.
The Legitimacy of Philanthropic Foundations: United States and European Perspectives (2006)
This collection of essays examines why foundations exist and the varied purposes they serve in contemporary democratic societies.
Just Money: A Critique of Contemporary American Philanthropy (2004)
This is a collection of essays by ‘retiring philanthropy professionals’ in the world of US foundations.
The Foundation: A Great American Secret (2007)
Foundations are said to be a peculiarly American institution that provide a vital spur to the global economy yet are cloaked in secrecy.
Women, Philanthropy and Civil Society (2001)
This collection of essays covers a wide geographical area – from Ireland to Australia via France, Norway, Egypt, India, South Korea and Brazil – and a historical period stretching back
Effective Philanthropy: Organizational success through deep diversity and gender equality ((2006)
Original research into the beneficial effects of promoting gender equity via grant-making.
A survey of the UK general public’s donations to overseas disaster appeals - Summary of trends (2010)
Charities Aid Foundation
This research surveys giving trends on Disasters Emergency Committee (DEC) appeals for four major natural disasters – the Asian tsunami in 2004, the Burmese cyclone in 2008, the Asia-Pacific cluster...
Philanthropy Reconsidered: Private initiatives - public good - quality of life (2008)
This small book has a big aim: to illuminate what is happening in American philanthropy today, and what it all means.
Critical masses, Social campaigning: A guide for donors and funders (2008)
Critical masses explores the role of campaigning charities and highlights the significant part they can play in changing legislation, shifting attitudes and creating long-term change.
Growing Civil Society: From Nonprofit Sector to Third Space (2008)
This book investigates the role of voluntary action and nonprofit organization in contemporary America.
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