Voluntary Sector Organisations Working at the Neighbourhood Level in England: Patterns by Local Area Deprivation

  title={Voluntary Sector Organisations Working at the Neighbourhood Level in England: Patterns by Local Area Deprivation},
  author={David Clifford},
  journal={Environment and Planning A},
  pages={1148 - 1164}
  • D. Clifford
  • Published 1 May 2012
  • Economics
  • Environment and Planning A
Geographical variations in voluntary sector activity are important where they lead to inequity in service provision and differences in the opportunity to participate in voluntary group activities. However, despite important theoretical work, very little work has demonstrated variation empirically, particularly variation at the local (neighbourhood) level. This paper, for the first time, examines nationally representative data to illustrate the very real geographical differences across England… 

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