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Globalization, Philanthropy, and Civil Society: Toward a New Political Culture in the Twenty-First Century / Edition 1
     

Globalization, Philanthropy, and Civil Society: Toward a New Political Culture in the Twenty-First Century / Edition 1

by Soma Hewa, Darwin Stapleton
 

ISBN-10: 0387261486

ISBN-13: 9780387261485

Pub. Date: 09/13/2005

Publisher: Springer US

Examines complex and diverse links between philanthropy, civil society and globalization as a single theme that goes beyond standard economic interpretations

Has the potential to generate interest among a wider audience of academics, public policy makers and administrators in the field of philanthropy, civil society and globalization

Overview

Examines complex and diverse links between philanthropy, civil society and globalization as a single theme that goes beyond standard economic interpretations

Has the potential to generate interest among a wider audience of academics, public policy makers and administrators in the field of philanthropy, civil society and globalization

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780387261485
Publisher:
Springer US
Publication date:
09/13/2005
Series:
Nonprofit and Civil Society Studies Series
Edition description:
2006
Pages:
227
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.36(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction: Structure and Process of Global Integration.- History and Globalization: Definitions and Conceptual Issues.- Global History and Globalization.- How to Approach Global Present, Local Pasts and Canon of the Globe.- Philanthropy and Globalization During the Cold War Era.- The Role of American Philanthropic Foundations in India’s Road to Globalization.- The Rockefeller Blueprint for Post-War U.S.: Japan Cultural Relations and the Evolution of Japan’s Civil Sector.- Philanthropic Foundations and Civil Society in a Globalized World.- American Foundations and Overseas Funding: New Challenges in the Era of Globalization.- Foundations in Europe: Roles and Policy Scenarios in an Age of Globalization.- Globalization and Civil Society Sector.- Globalization and the Third Sector: The Canadian Experience.- Global Integration, Culture and Technology.- Beyond Homogenization versus Heterogenization: Difference and Culture in Globalization.- Risk, Reflexive Modernity and the Unbinding of Politics: Agricultural Biotechnology in a Globalized World.

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