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Author Bryant, Raymond L., 1961-
Title Nongovernmental organizations in environmental struggles : politics and making moral capital in the Philippines / Raymond L. Bryant.
Imprint New Haven : Yale University Press, 2005.

Author Bryant, Raymond L., 1961-
Series Yale agrarian studies series
Yale agrarian studies.
Subject Political ecology -- Philippines.
Non-governmental organizations -- Philippines.
Business ethics -- Philippines.
Description 1 online resource (xiv, 270 pages)
Note Title from PDF title page (viewed Jan. 22, 2010).
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary Focusing on the Philippines, Bryant explores the perceptions of NGOs as moral & altruistic & how such perceptions can translate into social power. He examines the ambiguous qualities of NGO strategising & the possibilities for NGOs to achieve political goals as moral leaders.
Contents ""Contents""; ""Acknowledgments""; ""Introduction""; ""Chapter 1. Capitalizing on the Midas Touch""; ""Chapter 2. The Quest for Moral Capital""; ""Chapter 3. Doing ""Good"" in the Philippines""; ""Chapter 4. Political Virtuosity""; ""Chapter 5. Financing Prophets""; ""Chapter 6. Mapping the Mission""; ""Chapter 7. Conclusion: Morality Plays""; ""Notes""; ""Bibliography""; ""Index""
ISBN 9780300132830 (electronic bk.)
0300132832 (electronic bk.)
9780300106596 (bk.)
0300106599 (bk.)
OCLC # 123183381
Additional Format Print version: Bryant, Raymond L., 1961- Nongovernmental organizations in enviromental struggles. New Haven : Yale University Press, 2005 0300106599 (DLC) 2004059853 (OCoLC)56632532

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