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Transnational Philanthropy
Language: en
Pages: 283
Authors: Thomas Adam
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-07-26 - Publisher: Springer

This book provides a collective biography of the Mond family and explores the philanthropic activities of Ludwig Mond and of his two sons Alfred and Robert in the field of art collecting, the fight against early childhood mortality, the advancement of research and of higher education, archaeological excavations in Egypt
Globalization, Philanthropy, and Civil Society
Language: en
Pages: 227
Authors: Soma Hewa, Darwin Stapleton
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-09-13 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

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
A Practical Guide to International Philanthropy
Language: en
Pages: 360
Authors: Jonathon R. Moore
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-11-30 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Addresses the issues faced by philanthropists seeking to engage in international charitable activities and offers alternative approaches to traditional US-based foundations.
Innovation in Strategic Philanthropy
Language: en
Pages: 236
Authors: Helmut K. Anheier, Adele Simmons, David Winder
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-08-29 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

This book is the result of case studies conducted as part of the International Network on Strategic Philanthropy, which focus on the role of philanthropy in the globalization process and in lesser developed economies. Throughout, they emphasize the lessons in innovation that can be taken from them, and together demonstrate
Transnational Africa and Globalization
Language: en
Pages: 266
Authors: M. Okome
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-01-14 - Publisher: Springer

The dawn of neoliberal rationality in Africa in the 1980s coincided with a massive exodus of skilled Africans to the global North. Moving beyond the 'push and pull' framework that has dominated studies of this phenomenon, this collection instead looks at African transnational migrations against the backdrop of rapid and