Decoupling the state and the third sector

New from Third Sector Research Centre is ‘Decoupling the state and the third sector? The Big Society as a spontaneous order’. “In policy-makers understandings, we move from interdependence between government and the third sector, to a world of independent and spontaneous social action.”

Note: an earlier version of this paper was originally presented at TSRC seminars in 2011/12.