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The Reform of Humanitarianism

Monika Krause

in The Good Project: Humanitarian Relief NGOs and the Fragmentation of Reason

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780226131221
eISBN:
9780226131535
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226131535.003.0006
Subject:
Sociology, Economic Sociology

This chapter discusses some of the most prominent reform projects that have arisen from within humanitarian relief: the Sphere project to develop standards for humanitarian relief operations and the ... More


Searching for a Place to Call Home

in Robert Clifton Weaver and the American City: The Life and Times of an Urban Reformer

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226684482
eISBN:
9780226684505
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226684505.003.0008
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

In 1946 Weaver was in the Soviet Union on a six-month contract with the United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration (UNRRA), the agency charged with resuscitating war-ravaged communities ... More


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