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Caring Sector or Caring Society? Discovering the Nonprofit Sector Cross-Nationally (1994) « CNP Working Papers « Comparative Nonprofit Sector Publications « International Publications « Downloads
Date postedNovember 16, 1994
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CategoriesCNP Working Papers, Comparative Nonprofit Sector Publications, International Publications
Tagsnorth america, usa, united states, volunteer

Comparative Nonprofit Sector Working Paper #17 | Lester M. Salamon and Helmut K. Anheier.
Challenges conventional U.S. rhetoric of voluntarism, which equates the size and visibility of the nonprofit sector with the presence of a “caring tradition” in a society.


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