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The Resource Saving America? : Faith-Based Services and the Future of Civil Society

Saving America? : Faith-Based Services and the Future of Civil Society

Label
Saving America? : Faith-Based Services and the Future of Civil Society
Title
Saving America?
Title remainder
Faith-Based Services and the Future of Civil Society
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
On January 29, 2001, President George W. Bush signed an executive order creating the White House Office of Faith-Based and Community Initiatives. This action marked a key step toward institutionalizing an idea that emerged in the mid-1990s under the Clinton administration--the transfer of some social programs from government control to religious organizations. However, despite an increasingly vocal, ideologically charged national debate--a debate centered on such questions as: What are these organizations doing? How well are they doing it? Should they be supported with tax dollars?--solid answ
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wuthnow, Robert
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Church charities
  • Church and social problems
  • Faith-based human services
  • Church work with the poor
  • Civil society
  • Federal aid to human services
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Church and social problems
  • Church charities
  • Church work with the poor
  • Civil society
  • Faith-based human services
  • Federal aid to human services
  • United States
Label
Saving America? : Faith-Based Services and the Future of Civil Society
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preliminaries; Contents; List of Tables; Preface; 1. Why "Faith-Based"? Why Now?; 2. Congregation-Based Social Services; 3. Congregations as Caring Communities; 4. Religion and Volunteering; 5. Faith-Based Service Organizations; 6. The Recipients of Social Services; 7. Promoting Social Trust; 8. Experiencing Unlimited Love?; 9. Public Policy and Civil Society; Methodological Note; Notes; Select Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn630535217
Extent
1 online resource (374 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400832064
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttw0zg
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)630535217
Label
Saving America? : Faith-Based Services and the Future of Civil Society
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preliminaries; Contents; List of Tables; Preface; 1. Why "Faith-Based"? Why Now?; 2. Congregation-Based Social Services; 3. Congregations as Caring Communities; 4. Religion and Volunteering; 5. Faith-Based Service Organizations; 6. The Recipients of Social Services; 7. Promoting Social Trust; 8. Experiencing Unlimited Love?; 9. Public Policy and Civil Society; Methodological Note; Notes; Select Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn630535217
Extent
1 online resource (374 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400832064
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttw0zg
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)630535217

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