ERIC Number: EJ667472
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
Reference Count: N/A
Constructions of Volunteerism in Third Sector Organisations: Some Comparisons.
Australian Journal on Volunteering, v8 n1 p15-22 2003
Volunteerism in third-sector charitable/volunteer organizations takes different forms and involves different practices depending on contexts. Four operating frameworks--charity, activist, welfare state, and market--facilitate, co-opt, or impede volunteer practices in different settings. (Contains 18 references.) (JOW)
Descriptors: Altruism, Community Organizations, Employment Practices, Foreign Countries, Motivation, Voluntary Agencies, Volunteers
Volunteering Australia, Inc., Suite 2, Level 3, 11 Queens Road, Melbourne, Victoria 3004, Australia.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Australia