The International Journal
of Not-for-Profit Law

Volume 6, Issue 4, September 2004

A quarterly publication of the International Center for Not-for-Profit Law

Table of Contents

Letter from the Editor

The Civil Society Bookshelf

Critical Mission: Essays on Democracy Promotion
By Thomas Carothers
Reviewed by Craig L. LaMay

Just Money: A Critique of Contemporary American Philanthropy
Edited by H. Peter Karoff
Reviewed by Michael Bisesi

Islam, Charity, and Activism: Middle-Class Networks and Social Welfare in Egypt, Jordan, and Yemen
By Janine A. Clark
Reviewed by Amani Kandil

The Dubious Link: Civic Engagement and Democratization
By Ariel C. Armony
Reviewed by Micheline Ishay

Gifts and Nations: The Obligation to Give, Receive, and Repay
By Wilton S. Dillon
Reviewed by Bill Landsberg

The Tax Treatment of NGOs: Legal, Ethical, and Fiscal Frameworks for Promoting NGOs and Their Activities
Edited by Paul Bater, Frits Hondius, and Penina Kessler Lieber
Reviewed by Patricia Lyons

Articles

A Nation Long Forlorn: Liberia's Journey from Civil War toward Civil Society
J. Peter Pham

Religious Organizations and Social Capital
Pippa Norris and Ronald Inglehart

Explaining Percentage Philanthropy: Legal Nature, Rationales, Impacts
Nilda Bullain

Current Developments: Regulation of American Charities
Milton Cerny

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