This updated edition highlights recent developments whilst also covering the essentials of what a social enterprise is, how it differs from other types of organisation, and what this can mean for effective service delivery.
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Interest in social enterprise as a way of delivering public services has continued to grow. So too has the range of approaches, from employee-led public service mutuals, multi-stakeholder partnerships, to local community enterprise. This second edition revisits the topic and highlights recent developments whilst also covering the essentials of what a social enterprise is, how it differs from other types of organisation, and what this can mean for effective service delivery.
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