The Big Society Debate
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The Big Society Debate

A New Agenda for Social Welfare?

Edited by Armine Ishkanian and Simon Szreter

The book is divided into two sections, history and policy, which together provide readers with a historically grounded, internationally informed, and multidisciplinary analysis of the Big Society policies. The introduction and conclusion tie the strands together, providing a coherent analysis of the key issues in both sections. Various chapters in this study examine the limitations and consider the challenges involved in translating the ideas of the Big Society agenda into practice.
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Chapter 10: Government, Foundations and Big Society: Will You be my Friend?

Diana Leat

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10. Government, foundations and Big Society: will you be my friend? Diana Leat INTRODUCTION: PHILANTHROPY, BIG SOCIETY AND THE ‘NEW GOVERNANCE’ The philanthropic world is changing. The headline news is that philanthropy is fashionable among the me...

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