Advisor

Betty L. Leonard

Date of Award

1978

Document Type

Thesis

Degree Name

Master of Social Work (MSW)

Department

Social Work

Physical Description

1 online resource (202 p.)

Subjects

Charitable uses and trusts and foundations -- United States -- History, United States -- Social conditions

DOI

10.15760/etd.2866

Abstract

This thesis provides an historical review of the role and function of the philanthropic foundation as an institution of American society, stressing in particular the foundation response to social change. The period of emphasis is World War II to the present, although earlier history is also covered in some detail.

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Persistent Identifier

http://archives.pdx.edu/ds/psu/17274

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