Обложка книги Strategy Mix for Nonprofit Organisations : Vehicles for Social and Labour Market Integration (Nonprofit and Civil Society Studies)

Strategy Mix for Nonprofit Organisations : Vehicles for Social and Labour Market Integration (Nonprofit and Civil Society Studies)

ISBN: 0306484854;
Издательство: Springer

Book DescriptionIn many countries, particularly in continental Europe, societies have been plagued by high unemployment for several decades. Simultaneously, due to recent shifts from industrial to service-oriented post-industrial societies, labor as a significant culture code is increasingly loosing importance. Because of this, the third or voluntary sector as a place of employment and as a service agency to society has become important for Europe as indicated by the 1997 Communication of the European Commission and various declarations by the European Parliament and the EU's Economic and Social Council. Strategy Mix for Nonprofit Organizations: Vehicles for Social and Labor Market Integration explores the role of the third sector in Europe, where unemployment is high and in North America, where unemployment is rising and exploring the "gaps" that the third sector is fulfilling: both as a social service and as an employer. The volume is organized into two...