Transnational Histories

Written with Professor Melanie Oppenheimer of Flinders University, Australia and originally posted on the VAHS blog as Transnational Histories of Voluntary Action on 9 January 2012 In 1989 Francis Fukuyama declared the ‘end of history’ was underway. The fall of the Berlin Wall had marked the end of the fundamental clash of ideas that had defined modern history. Liberal …

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The Other Moving Frontier

Originally posted on the VAHS blog as Charity and Commerce: The Other Moving Frontier on 13 November 2011 Readers of this blog will be familiar with hearing the voluntary sector referred to as the ‘third sector’. It is not clear whether the public or private sector comes first, but there is no doubt these are the …