SAGE Publications, 2000 M05 11 - 342 páginas
Grassroots Associations is a comprehensive review and critique of empirical and theoretical research on grassroots, nonprofit and voluntary organizations.
David Horton Smith examines in depth the distinctive nature and characteristics of a previously under-studied area which includes such groups as Alchoholics Anonymous, community-environmental action committees and church Bible study groups. He addresses: group formation, structure, process, leadership, and life cycle change; effectiveness; the influence such associations have on society; the future of grassroots associations, which he sees as integral to a postmodern society moving towards participatory democracy, self-determinism and individual choice.
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Not just empirically , but also theoretically , altruism never is a " pure " set of altruistic motivations or goals in human beings as entities ( Smith , 1981 ) , nor is it a pure set of selfish or self / entity - serving goals .
Few sociocultural developments in human societies have arisen entirely de novo , without any links to the human past in a given society or to similar developments in other societies . Human cultures maintain the social momentum of ...
This long - term macro trend for human society still is generally in full vigor worldwide ( Anderson , 1973 ; Ross , 1976 ; Smith , 1973c , 1997c ; Smith and Associates , forthcoming ) . A related long - term meso trend upward in both ...
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