SOCY 3343 Meaning and Practice of Philanthropy/Biography and Society (Fall: 3 )
We examine philanthropy as a way of thinking, feeling, and acting in biography and society. A foundation has provided $10,000 for students to learn how to contribute grants wisely to people and causes they care about. In addition, we will study philanthropy's history; spiritual, philosophical, and sociological meaning; current and emerging patterns; motivations; implications for fund-raising, and effect of methodology on findings.
Instructor(s): Paul Schervish
Last Updated: 24-Jun-17