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The Third Sector: Community Organizations, NGOs, and Nonprofits

Meghan Elizabeth Kallman and Terry Nichols Clark

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252040436
eISBN:
9780252098857
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252040436.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Civil society organizations, nonprofit organizations, national and international nongovernmental organizations, and a variety of formal and informal associations have coalesced into a world political ... More


Introduction

David H. Weinberg

in Recovering a Voice: West European Jewish Communities after the Holocaust

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9781906764104
eISBN:
9781800340961
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781906764104.003.0001
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

This introductory chapter provides an overview of how the Jews of post-war France, Belgium, and the Netherlands reconstructed their communities in the period between 1945 and the early 1960s. During ... More


Food and Famine: The Visual/Visceral Production of Humanitarianism

Hillary Kaell

in Christian Globalism at Home: Child Sponsorship in the United States

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780691201467
eISBN:
9780691201474
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691201467.003.0005
Subject:
Sociology, Sociology of Religion

This chapter explores shock imagery in late nineteenth-century missions and the First World War. When war struck, relief organizations proliferated on a scale that far outstripped previous ... More


Friends in need: British supporters of the refugees

Charmian Brinson and Richard Dove

in A matter of intelligence: MI5 and the surveillance of anti-Nazi refugees, 1933-50

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780719090790
eISBN:
9781781707357
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719090790.003.0017
Subject:
Political Science, Conflict Politics and Policy

This chapter investigates the high level of support received by German-speaking refugees from relief organisations, such as the Jewish Refugees Committee and the Quakers, as well as from British ... More


The Crisis of Anti-Slavery Activism

Amalia Ribi Forclaz

in Humanitarian Imperialism: The Politics of Anti-Slavery Activism, 1880-1940

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780198733034
eISBN:
9780191796999
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198733034.003.0007
Subject:
History, European Modern History, Social History

Chapter 6 focuses on the crisis of anti-slavery activism after 1935. The paradoxes of the Ethiopian invasion, with its many facets of violence and compassion, marked the end of an era of humanitarian ... More


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