Cultures of (dis)trust: Shame and solidarity from recipient NGO perspectives

Paragi, Beáta (2017) Cultures of (dis)trust: Shame and solidarity from recipient NGO perspectives. International Journal of Cultural Studies, 2017 . DOI 10.1177/1367877917704237

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The article is concerned with the perceptions and experiences of civil society actors receiving foreign aid from international and regional donors. By means of qualitative data analysis and within the analytical framework of gift exchange it aims to explore the ?spiritual essence? of contemporary gifts. Findings draw attention both to conflict and cooperation entailed by external gifts in light of the multiple understandings of culture.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:adaptation to the environment, civil society, culture, development cooperation and communication, foreign aid, gift, humanitarian aid, NGO, Palestine, shame/stigma
Divisions:Faculty of Social Sciences > Institute for International Studies
Subjects:International relations
ID Code:2826
Deposited By: MTMT SWORD
Deposited On:03 May 2017 11:41
Last Modified:03 May 2017 11:41

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