Volunteers : a social profile / Marc A. Musick and John Wilson.

By: Musick, Marc A
Contributor(s): Wilson, John, 1942-
Material type: TextTextSeries: Philanthropic and nonprofit studies: Publisher: Bloomington : Indiana University Press, ©2008Description: 1 online resource (vi, 663 pages) : illustrationsContent type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9780253116864; 0253116864; 1282078321; 9781282078321; 9786612078323; 6612078324Subject(s): Voluntarism | Volunteers | SELF-HELP -- Personal Growth -- Success | Voluntarism | Volunteers | Ehrenamtliche Tätigkeit | Freiwilligkeit | Ehrenamtlicher Mitarbeiter | VolunteersGenre/Form: Electronic books. | Electronic book. | Electronic books. Additional physical formats: Print version:: Volunteers.DDC classification: 302/.14 LOC classification: HN49.V64 | M87 2008ebOnline resources: Click here to access online
Contents:
The importance of studying volunteering -- What is volunteering? -- Personality -- Motives -- Values, norms, and attitudes -- Socio-economic resources -- Time and health -- Gender -- Race -- The life course: the early stages -- The life course: the later stages -- Social resources -- Volunteer recruitment -- Schools and congregations -- Community, neighborhood, city, and region -- Cross-national differences -- Trends in volunteering -- Volunteer tasks -- The volunteer role -- Citizenship and prosocial behavior -- Occupation, income, and health -- Conclusion.
Action note: digitized 2010 committed to preserveSummary: A detailed portrait of the volunteer in contemporary society.
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 581-632) and index.

The importance of studying volunteering -- What is volunteering? -- Personality -- Motives -- Values, norms, and attitudes -- Socio-economic resources -- Time and health -- Gender -- Race -- The life course: the early stages -- The life course: the later stages -- Social resources -- Volunteer recruitment -- Schools and congregations -- Community, neighborhood, city, and region -- Cross-national differences -- Trends in volunteering -- Volunteer tasks -- The volunteer role -- Citizenship and prosocial behavior -- Occupation, income, and health -- Conclusion.

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A detailed portrait of the volunteer in contemporary society.

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