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Philanthropy and Education

Strategies for Impact

  • Ekkehard Thümler
  • Nicole Bögelein
  • Annelie Beller
  • Helmut K. Anheier

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvii
  2. Understanding Education Philanthropy

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Ekkehard Thümler, Nicole Bögelein, Annelie Beller
      Pages 3-28
  3. Case Studies

  4. Analysis

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 205-205
    2. Ekkehard Thümler, Nicole Bögelein, Annelie Beller
      Pages 207-235
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 246-264

About this book

Introduction

Philanthropic foundations play an increasingly important role in attempts to enhance the performance of school systems. Based on case studies from Germany, Switzerland and the US, this book develops an innovative model of effective education philanthropy for successfully tackling problems in the complex field of education.

Keywords

public education philanthropy Bertelsmann cooperative learning education evaluation foundation learning school Teach For America

Editors and affiliations

  • Ekkehard Thümler
    • 1
  • Nicole Bögelein
    • 2
  • Annelie Beller
    • 1
  • Helmut K. Anheier
    • 1
  1. 1.Heidelberg UniversityGermany
  2. 2.University of CologneGermany

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9781137326256
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2014
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Education Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-45967-4
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-32625-6
  • Buy this book on publisher's site