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The New Frontiers of Philanthropy in Global Perspective

Maximilian Martin

in New Frontiers of Philanthropy: A Guide to the New Tools and New Actors that Are Reshaping Global Philanthropy and Social Investing

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780199357543
eISBN:
9780199381425
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199357543.003.0023
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter identifies and analyzes four main shifts in emphasis that will influence the next decades of global philanthropy: from social entrepreneurship to synthetic social business; from ... More


Entrepreneurial Narratives, Niches, and Networks

Sanjoy Chakravorty, Devesh Kapur, and Nirvikar Singh

in The Other One Percent: Indians in America

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
December 2016
ISBN:
9780190648749
eISBN:
9780190648770
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190648749.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This chapter begins with the core story of Indian-American entrepreneurs in Silicon Valley, centered on the workings of The Indus Entrepreneurs, the community’s powerful networking and mentoring ... More


Social Entrepreneurship in the Practice of Deliberation and Dialogue

Roger A. Lohmann

in Resolving Community Conflicts and Problems: Public Deliberation and Sustained Dialogue

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231151689
eISBN:
9780231525282
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231151689.003.0017
Subject:
Social Work, Communities and Organizations

This chapter addresses the problem within the practice of public deliberation and sustained dialogue in social entrepreneurship. Most of the time, when dialogue occurs, conflict is resolved and ... More


Economic wealth

Paul Henderson and Ilona Vercseg

in Community development and civil society: Making connections in the European context

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861349705
eISBN:
9781447301929
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861349705.003.0010
Subject:
Social Work, Communities and Organizations

This chapter analyses Roland Warren's second function required for a community to be effective — economic wealth. It begins by separating out different strands or types of community economic ... More


Paradigm for a New Millennium: Social Entrepreneurship

Emile G. McAnany

in Saving the World: A Brief History of Communication for Development and Social Change

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252036774
eISBN:
9780252093876
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252036774.003.0007
Subject:
Sociology, Social Movements and Social Change

This chapter describes a fourth paradigm that has arisen in the social change and development arena over the past two decades: social entrepreneurship (SE). It begins with an overview of ... More


Complexity and the Art of Public Policy: Solving Society's Problems from the Bottom Up

David Colander and Roland Kupers

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780691169132
eISBN:
9781400850136
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691169132.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, History of Economic Thought

Complexity science—made possible by modern analytical and computational advances—is changing the way we think about social systems and social theory. Unfortunately, economists’ policy models have not ... More


The Demand Side of the Social Investment Marketplace

Alex Nicholls and Rod Schwartz

in New Frontiers of Philanthropy: A Guide to the New Tools and New Actors that Are Reshaping Global Philanthropy and Social Investing

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780199357543
eISBN:
9780199381425
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199357543.003.0021
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter focuses on the crucial demand side of the emerging social-impact investment market, the issue of “deal flow,” or limited availability of social-purpose organizations of various types ... More


Saving the World: A Brief History of Communication for Development and Social Change

Emile G. McAnany

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252036774
eISBN:
9780252093876
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252036774.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Social Movements and Social Change

Drawing on the pioneering works of Daniel Lerner, Everett Rogers, and Wilbur Schramm as well as the author's own personal experiences in the field, this book builds a new, historically cognizant ... More


The Future: Some Final Thoughts

Emile G. McAnany

in Saving the World: A Brief History of Communication for Development and Social Change

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252036774
eISBN:
9780252093876
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252036774.003.0009
Subject:
Sociology, Social Movements and Social Change

This chapter reflects on the future prospects for the field of communication for development (c4d) and social change. It begins with an example that illustrates different thinking about poverty ... More


The role of universities in the sustainable evolution of solidarity economies

Luiz Roberto Alves, Marco Aurelio Bernardes, Victor Gil Neto, and Waverli Maia Matarazzo-Neuberger

in Towards Just and Sustainable Economies: The Social and Solidarity Economy North and South

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781447327226
eISBN:
9781447327240
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447327226.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

This chapter examines how a university can offer mindset-changing experiences to benefit local communities and students; arouse awareness to the way we work, do business and relate to each other and ... More


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