Child Sponsorship

Exploring Pathways to a Brighter Future

Editors: Watson, B., Clarke, M. (Eds.)

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This book reviews the remarkable growth, diversity and challenges of child sponsorship. It features the latest progress in child sponsorship practice and necessary tensions experienced by some organisations as they seek to maximise impact.

About the authors

Han Dijsselbloem, Plan International Justin Fugle, Plan International Uwe Gneiting, Syracuse University, USA Harwood Lockton, Avondale and Pacific Adventist University, Papua New Guinea Manohar Pawar, Charles Sturt University, Australia Céline Gustavson, Save the Children Earl Moran, Save the Children Brett Pierce, World Vision International Christabel Kalaiselvi, World Vision India Alistair Sim, Compassion International Mark Peters, Compassion International Jim Cook, Children International Damon Guinn, Children International Anthony Sell, Baptist World Aid Australia Felicity Wever, Baptist World Aid Australia Anthony Ware, Deakin University, Australia David P. King, Memphis Theological Seminary, USA Frances Rabbitts, University of Exeter, UK Rachel Tallon, Victoria University, Australia ?

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"I commend this book as being foundational for a considered discussion by scholars and practitioners of what CS has been in the past, continues to be today, and can be tomorrow." - Jayakumar Christain,

Director of World Vision India.


Table of contents (15 chapters)

  • Introduction to Key Issues in Child Sponsorship

    Watson, Brad (et al.)

    Pages 1-17

  • Origins of Child Sponsorship: Save the Children Fund in the 1920s

    Watson, Brad

    Pages 18-40

  • A Typology of Child Sponsorship Activity

    Watson, Brad

    Pages 41-65

  • Issues in Historic Child Sponsorship

    Watson, Brad (et al.)

    Pages 66-95

  • Excellence or Exit: Transforming Save the Children’s Child Sponsorship Programming

    Dowd, Amy Jo (et al.)

    Pages 96-112

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eBook $79.99
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Hardcover $110.00
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  • ISBN 978-1-137-30959-4
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Child Sponsorship
Book Subtitle
Exploring Pathways to a Brighter Future
Editors
  • B. Watson
  • M. Clarke
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-30960-0
DOI
10.1057/9781137309600
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-30959-4
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XX, 347
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