Volunteering in Scandinavia

Kristin Strømsnes, Lars Skov Henriksen*

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This entry provides an overview of volunteering in Scandinavia, including definitions and cultural context, historical background, main forms of volunteering, motivation and profiles of volunteers, and changes and outlook of civic engagement.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationInternational Encyclopedia of Civil Society
EditorsRegina List, Helmut K. Anheier, Stefan Toepler
Number of pages6
Publication date2021
ISBN (Electronic)978-3-319-99675-2
Publication statusPublished - 2021

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