On Defining and Measuring Volunteering in the United States and Abroad

@inproceedings{CARSON2000OnDA,
  title={On Defining and Measuring Volunteering in the United States and Abroad},
  author={EMMETT D. CARSON},
  year={2000}
}
  • EMMETT D. CARSON
  • Published 2000
Even though volunteering has been a distinguishing feature of American society since its inception, scholars continue to struggle with how to accurately describe and measure it. Eleanor Brown’s The Scope of Volunteer Activity and Public Service and Helmut Anheier and Lester Salamon’s Volunteering in Cross-National Perspective: Initial Comparisons demonstrate that nonprofit scholars have yet to provide the conceptual rigor or collect the necessary data that the subject of volunteering warrants… CONTINUE READING

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