More food banks than MacDonalds : the future of civil society?
May, John (1997) More food banks than MacDonalds : the future of civil society? Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, QLD. [Working Paper]
The title of this paper came out of a conversation I had on a recent trip to Canada. I had gone there because I wanted to spend a bit of time seeing how non-government organisations in Canada were faring in this age of re inventing government. Osborne and Gaebler (1992) I wanted to try and understand whether there were any lessons in the Canadian experience, that might be relevant for Australia. As I hope to demonstrate while there are both similarities and differences, the questions facing both nations have a remarkable correspondence.
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|Item Type:||Working Paper|
|Divisions:||Current > Research Centres > Australian Centre for Philanthropy and Nonprofit Studies|
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 1997 Queensland University of Technology|
|Deposited On:||02 Sep 2012 23:28|
|Last Modified:||01 Oct 2015 01:21|
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