By Helmut K. Anheier, Stefan Toepler
Comparative info detailing the cultural, felony and old environments of foundations in foreign settings has been scarce - in the past. Written via students from six international locations, this article covers philanthropic foundations within the world's busiest advertisement facilities - the U.S. and japanese and Western Europe. It stories at the buildings and mindsets that form foundations' reward giving, and discusses assorted facets of beginning administration. Case reports of the French and Italian origin groups and a comparative felony bankruptcy are specifically notable.
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Andrew Carnegie had risen from humble Scottish origins and retained an acute awareness of class differences and cultural disadvantage among the working classes on both sides of the Atlantic, but particularly in Britain. Mrs. Russell Sage inherited the wealth of her unpleasant husband and was more closely connected to the world of charity than her male counterparts. One interpretation of foundations' emergence is practical. To give away the wealth which John D. Rockefeller Sr. had derived from cornering the oil market, required entirely new institutions.
The program reflected the belief that science offered solutions to the problems facing industrial societies, and that supporting fundamental research and talented individuals was the best way in which to advance the well-being of mankind. The Memorial's work was carried out in secret, without publicity, and although its role was known in the research community, no external discussion or announcement of its role was encouraged. And the program was the creation of one man, Beardsley Ruml, with support from key trustees such as Raymond Fosdick and Arthur Woods.
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