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Landscapes of voluntarism
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Landscapes of voluntarism: New spaces of health, welfare and governance

Christine Milligan and David Conradson


This book brings together a collection of new and innovative work by researchers from Australia, Canada, New Zealand and the UK - settings where issues of voluntarism and participation have become increasingly important for the development and delivery of social welfare policy. Prefaced by one of the foremost geographers in this field, the book contains empirical and theoretical work from both new and well-established geographers. The chapters explore the interactions between voluntarism and a range of issues including governance, health, community action, faith, ethnicity, counselling, advoca ... More

Keywords: voluntarism, participation, social welfare policy, governance, health, community action, faith, ethnicity, counselling, advocacy

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2006 Print ISBN-13: 9781861346322
Published to Policy Press Scholarship Online: March 2012 DOI:10.1332/policypress/9781861346322.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Christine Milligan, editor

David Conradson, editor

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Six Informal and voluntary care in Canada: caught in the Act?

Mark W. Skinner, and Mark W. Rosenberg

Sixteen Reflections on landscapes of voluntarism

David Conradson, and Christine Milligan

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