Cookies?
Library Header Image
LSE Research Online LSE Library Services

Conceptualizing government-organized non-governmental organizations

Hasmath, Reza, Hildebrandt, Timothy and Hsu, Jennifer (2019) Conceptualizing government-organized non-governmental organizations. Journal of Civil Society, 15 (3). pp. 267-284. ISSN 1744-8689

[img] Text (Conceptualizing government-organized non-governmental organizations) - Accepted Version
Repository staff only until 4 January 2021.

Download (219kB) | Request a copy

Identification Number: 10.1080/17448689.2019.1632549

Abstract

This article offers a conceptual framework to identify and analyse the contemporary behaviour of the paradoxical government-organized, non-governmental organization (GONGO). We discuss how GONGOs’ activities fit within mainstream civil society theories and traditions. Furthermore, we compare and analyse GONGOs and NGOs in terms of their sources of power, main activities and functions, and dilemmas. Finally, we theorize the effects, and implications, the growth of GONGOs has on state and society relations globally.

Item Type: Article
Official URL: https://www.tandfonline.com/toc/rcis20/current
Additional Information: © 2019 Informa UK Limited, trading as Taylor & Francis Group
Divisions: Social Policy
Subjects: J Political Science > JA Political science (General)
Date Deposited: 04 Mar 2019 09:27
Last Modified: 16 Oct 2019 23:07
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/100174

Actions (login required)

View Item View Item

Downloads

Downloads per month over past year

View more statistics