Tracking the Social Impact of Solidarity Co-Ops

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In addition to goods and services, our "post-modern" societies seem able to generate social exclusion at an unprecedented scale. This may place the co-operative, and the solidarity co-operative in particular, at a strategic nexus. An organization that reconciles enterprise with association between diverse local actors, is the solidarity co-operative an effective way to strengthen social cohesion?

"As an organization that reconciles enterprise with association and endeavours to satisfy its members rather than offer the maximum return on invested capital, is the co-operative better able to strengthen social cohesion than other models?

Subtitle: 
Is The Multi-Stakeholder Approach A Way To Combat Exclusion?
Author: 
Girard, Jean-Pierre
Co-Author: 
Langlois, Geneviève
Pages: 
4
Publication Date: 
2005
Stock #: 
MW160105
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