Social Enterprise Journal: Volume 13 Issue 3


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Ageing and the social economy

Brendan Murtagh

This purpose of this paper is to concern with the extent to which social economies can be constructed as alternatives to private and state markets and their purported…

Addressing food insecurity: a systemic innovation approach

Sharon Zivkovic

This paper aims to question the utility of addressing food insecurity through food assistance programmes and by separating food security into pillars, and it argues for a…

“Bringing heaven down to earth”: the purpose and place of religion in UK food aid

Madeleine Power, Neil Small, Bob Doherty, Barbara Stewart-Knox, Kate E. Pickett

This paper uses data from a city with a multi-ethnic, multi-faith population to better understand faith-based food aid. The paper aims to understand what constitutes…

What motivates social entrepreneurs to start social ventures?: An exploratory study in the context of a developing economy

Seham Ghalwash, Ahmed Tolba, Ayman Ismail

This study aims to explore the characteristics and backgrounds of social entrepreneurs, particularly in relation to what motivates them to start new social ventures…


Different ways of dealing with tensions: Practices of (re)negotiation in local social economies

Micaela Mazzei

The purpose of this paper is to propose a nuanced understanding of the diverse practices social enterprises engage in to fulfil their commitments of delivering…

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