Religion, Welfare and Social Service Provision. Common Ground

Religion, Welfare, and Social Service Provision: Common Ground delves deeply into the partnerships forged between religious communities, government agencies and nonprofits to deliver social services to the needy. These pages offer a considered examination of how local faith entities have served thos...

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Main Author: Wineburg, Robert
Other Authors: Poole, Jay
Format: eBook
Published: MDPI - Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute 2019
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Summary:Religion, Welfare, and Social Service Provision: Common Ground delves deeply into the partnerships forged between religious communities, government agencies and nonprofits to deliver social services to the needy. These pages offer a considered examination of how local faith entities have served those in their midst, and how the provision of those services has been impacted by evolving social policies. This foundational volume brings together the work of more than two dozen leading researchers, each providing long overdue scholarly inquiry into religiously affiliated helping and the many possibilities that it holds for effective cooperation.
Physical Description:1 electronic resource (276 p.)
ISBN:9783038977605
9783038977612