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Not Faith Alone: Social Services, Social Justice, and Faith-Based Organizations in the United States by Julie Adkins

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Faith Alone: Social Services, Social Justice, and Faith-Based Organizations in the United States by Julie Adkins

Published January 1st 2010
ISBN : 9781283614641
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275 pages
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This volume builds on the existing ethnographic literature on faith-based development internationally to offer a fresh and sophisticated analysis of faith-based organizations in the United States. The case studies included offer starting points forMoreThis volume builds on the existing ethnographic literature on faith-based development internationally to offer a fresh and sophisticated analysis of faith-based organizations in the United States. The case studies included offer starting points for expanded discussions on the meaning of faith-based development, the differences between faith-based and secular development approaches, the influence of faith-orientation on program formulation and delivery, and whether faith-based organizations can offer more efficient and effective solutions to structural inequality and poverty alleviation.