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Handbook of Research on NGOs

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Kellow, A and Murphy-Gregory, H, Handbook of Research on NGOs, Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd., Cheltenham, UK, pp. 488. ISBN 978 1 78536 167 8 (2018) [Edited Book]

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Abstract

This volume provides a critical overview of research on Non-governmental Organisations (NGOs). While it notes that the definition of NGOs is contested, and can include both business and national groups, it focuses primarily on international NGOs engaged with human rights, social and environmental concerns, and aid and development issues. With contributions by Peter Willetts, Tom Davies, Bob Reinalda and other leading scholars, it provides a series of critical essays on both general aspects of NGOs and significant issues of particular concern.

Item Details

Item Type:Edited Book
Keywords:NGOs, global governance, international political economy, civil society
Research Division:Studies in Human Society
Research Group:Policy and Administration
Research Field:Public Administration
Objective Division:Law, Politics and Community Services
Objective Group:International Relations
Objective Field:International Organisations
UTAS Author:Kellow, A (Professor Aynsley Kellow)
UTAS Author:Murphy-Gregory, H (Dr Hannah Murphy-Gregory)
ID Code:128663
Year Published:2018
Deposited By:Office of the School of Social Sciences
Deposited On:2018-10-05
Last Modified:2018-10-05
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