Handbook of Research on Entrepreneurs Engagement in Philanthropy: Perspectives

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Marilyn L. Taylor, Robert J. Strom, David O. Renz
Edward Elgar Publishing, Jun 27, 2014 - Social Science - 400 pages
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°Currently, very little academic research exists on the intersection of entrepreneurship and philanthropy. This unique Handbook fills that gap, exploring how and why entrepreneurs who drive success in the for-profit world become engaged in philanthropy

 

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Contents

Introduction
1
PART I OVERALL PERSPECTIVES
9
protecting the public interest
11
two sides of the same coin?
24
entrepreneurs transition to philanthropy and the vibrancy of place
43
PART II DIFFERING PERSPECTIVES DIFFERENT EXPERIENCES?
73
4 Women entrepreneurs and their approach to philanthropy
77
an examination of the philanthropic motivations orientations and activities of Black American entrepreneurs
92
the case of the Silicon Valley Community Foundation
183
PART III PERSPECTIVES ACROSSTHE GLOBE
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towards an understanding of European philanthrepreneurs
197
10 A study of Chinese entrepreneurs and philanthropic behavior
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motivations challenges and impact
267
12 Enabling promoting and protecting the entrepreneur philanthropist entrepreneurphilanthropist and the American way of life
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PART IV TWO ENTREPRENEURS TWO TRANSITION PATTERNS
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13 Exploring the transitions from entrepreneur to philanthropist learning from Mr K and Mr M
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6 Issues in multigeneration family companies
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the conventional novel and strategic traits of agentanimated wealth and philanthropy
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