Third Sector Regulation in Post-devolution Scotland: Kilting the Charity Cuckoo

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    Abstract

    Considers critically third sector regulation in post-devolution Scotland, pointing out the disadvatages of the adoption of a bowdlerised version of the English defintion of charity as the basis of the new system of regulation and proposing as an alternative adoption of the Scots common law concept of public benefit
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationGovernance and Regulation of the Third Sector:
    Subtitle of host publicationInternational Perspectives
    EditorsSusan D. Phillips, Stephen Rathgeb Smith
    Place of PublicationAbingdon
    PublisherRoutledge
    Pages69-98
    Number of pages29
    ISBN (Electronic)9780203835074, 9781283042161
    ISBN (Print)9780415655026, 9780415774772
    Publication statusPublished - 2011

    Publication series

    NameRoutledge Studies in the Management of Voluntary and Non-profit Organisations
    PublisherRoutledge

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    Keywords

    • Charities

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    Ford, P. (2011). Third Sector Regulation in Post-devolution Scotland: Kilting the Charity Cuckoo. In S. D. Phillips, & S. Rathgeb Smith (Eds.), Governance and Regulation of the Third Sector: International Perspectives (pp. 69-98). (Routledge Studies in the Management of Voluntary and Non-profit Organisations). Routledge. http://library.dundee.ac.uk/F?func=direct&doc_number=820784