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The Palgrave Handbook of Global Philanthropy

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    Book Overview
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    Chapter 1 Introduction
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    Chapter 2 Explanations for Cross-National Differences in Philanthropy
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    Chapter 3 Giving in Canada: Strong Philanthropic Traditions Supporting a Large Nonprofit Sector
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    Chapter 4 Giving in the United States: Generous Philanthropy in a Classic Liberal Regime
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    Chapter 5 Giving in Mexico: Generosity, Distrust and Informality
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    Chapter 6 Giving in the Caribbean: Building upon Cultures of Generosity to Strengthen the Nonprofit Sector
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    Chapter 7 Giving in Austria: A Corporatist Relationship between the Nonprofit Sector and the State
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    Chapter 8 Giving in Bulgaria: A Nonprofit Sector in Transition
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    Chapter 9 Giving in France: A Philanthropic Renewal after Decades of Distrust
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    Chapter 10 Giving in Finland: The Multidimensional Role of Giving in a Context of a Changing Welfare Model
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    Chapter 11 Giving in Germany: Toward Systematic Information on a Fragmented Nonprofit Sector
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    Chapter 12 Giving in Ireland: A Nation of Givers in a Largely Unregulated Arena
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    Chapter 13 Giving in the Netherlands: A Strong Welfare State with a Vibrant Nonprofit Sector
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    Chapter 14 Giving in Norway: An Ambitious Welfare State with a Self-Reliant Nonprofit Sector
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    Chapter 15 Giving in Russia: The Difficult Shaping of the New Nonprofit Regime
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    Chapter 16 Giving in Switzerland: High Engagement and International Outreach
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    Chapter 17 Giving in the United Kingdom: Philanthropy Embedded in a Welfare State Society
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    Chapter 18 Giving in Egypt: Evolving Charitable Traditions in a Changing Political Economy
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    Chapter 19 Giving in Israel: From Old Religious Traditions to an Emerging Culture of Philanthropy
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    Chapter 20 Giving in Lebanon: Traditions and Reality in an Unstable Environment
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    Chapter 21 Giving in China: An Emerging Nonprofit Sector Embedded within a Strong State
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    Chapter 22 Giving in Hong Kong: A Growing Sector Evading Regulation
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    Chapter 23 Giving in Indonesia: A Culture of Philanthropy Rooted in Islamic Tradition
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    Chapter 24 Giving in Japan: The Role of Philanthropy in Strengthening Civil Society
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    Chapter 25 Giving in South Korea: A Nation of Givers for the Population under Public Assistance
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    Chapter 26 Giving in Taiwan: On the Rise following Economic Growth and Political Democratization
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    Chapter 27 Giving in Vietnam: A Nascent Third Sector with Potential for Growth
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    Chapter 28 Giving in Australia: Philanthropic Potential Beginning to Be Realized
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    Chapter 29 The Social Origins of the Nonprofit Sector and Charitable Giving
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    Chapter 30 The Influence of Government Support for the Nonprofit Sector on Philanthropy across Nations
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    Chapter 31 The Influence of Fiscal Incentives on Philanthropy across Nations
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    Chapter 32 The Influence of Religion on Philanthropy across Nations
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    Chapter 33 Encouraging Generosity: The Practice and Organization of Fund-Raising across Nations
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    Chapter 34 The Practice of Philanthropy: The Facilitating Factors from a Cross-National Perspective
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The Palgrave Handbook of Global Philanthropy
Published by
Palgrave Macmillan UK, January 2015
DOI 10.1057/9781137341532
978-1-137-34323-9, 978-1-137-34153-2, 978-1-137-34151-8

P. Wiepking, F. Handy

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Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Ph. D. Student 3 21%
Student > Master 2 14%
Student > Doctoral Student 2 14%
Lecturer 1 7%
Researcher 1 7%
Other 1 7%
Unknown 4 29%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Business, Management and Accounting 5 36%
Social Sciences 2 14%
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 2 14%
Psychology 1 7%
Unknown 4 29%