The Challenge from Withing: Organisational Commitment in Voluntary Human Service Organisations
McDonald, Catherine (1992) The Challenge from Withing: Organisational Commitment in Voluntary Human Service Organisations. [Working Paper]
The contemporary form of the welfare state in Western industrialised nations has undergone and is undergoing considerable revision. Seemingly a fixture in the liberal democratic order, the welfare state has been subjected to sustained critique from both the Left and the Right (Bryson, 1992; Pierson, 1991). More recently, the platforms and policies of the Conservative and Republican governments in the United Kingdom and the United States have given expression to conservative positions culminating in sustained attempts to restructure the operationalisation of welfare service delivery. In part this has lead to a shift in the locus of human service delivery from statutory to nonprofit human service organizations (Billis, 1989; Kramer, 1990; Billis and Harris, 1992).
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|Item Type:||Working Paper|
|Keywords:||nonprofit organisations, governance, volunteer, organisational commitment, voluntary human service organisations, voluntary|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > COMMERCE MANAGEMENT TOURISM AND SERVICES (150000) > BUSINESS AND MANAGEMENT (150300) > Business and Management not elsewhere classified (150399)|
|Divisions:||Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > QUT Business School|
Current > Research Centres > Centre for Philanthropy and Nonprofit Studies
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 1992 QUT|
|Deposited On:||17 Jan 2008|
|Last Modified:||11 Aug 2011 02:02|
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