Community resilience in an age of austerity – examining volunteering as a response to public sector cuts
Strategy and International Business group
Dr G Nichols, Dr M McGuinness
Applications accepted all year round
This research will examine community response to cuts in local government support of traditional leisure services through the theoretical frameworks of social capital (1), the big society (2, 3), community resilience (4,5) and how these are constructed and understood in the context of disruption to local community structures arising from austerity measures.
Law Research Programme
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Doctorate in Business and Socioeconomic Sciences
MODUL University Vienna's PhD in Business and Socioeconomic Sciences is a four year, full-time doctoral studies program that prepares candidates for making innovative research contributions in industry-related areas of specialization.