Publications

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This page brings together TSRC research reports, discussion papers, and other publications not part of the Working Paper series. 

See also: Major Reports, Working Papers, TSRC Reports and Journal Articles.

CULTURAL VALUE

MAXIMISING OLDER PEOPLE'S USE OF PERSONAL BUDGETS

IMPLEMENTATION OF THE EUROPEAN UNION ROMA INTEGRATION STRATEGY

BUILDING CAPABILITIES IN THE VOLUNTARY SECTOR

  • Research Report 125: Building capabilities in the voluntary sector: What the evidence tells us (PDF)

UNFOLDING TALES OF VOLUNTARY ACTION

ESRC/TSRC co-centre seminar series:

  • Seminar one: the third sector as a public service provider (October 2012)
    PDF download (264KB)
  • Seminar two: social enterprise and environmental sustainability (April 2013)
    PDF download (279KB)
  • Seminar four: innovations in public services (June 2013)
    PDF download (296KB)

ESRC Public Policy seminar series

  • Changing realities of the third sector: seminars one to four
    (December 2011-November 2012)
    PDF download (456KB)

TSRC Discussion Papers

  • Discussion Paper F: Roma Civil Society: Deliberative Democracy for Change in Europe, Thomas Acton and Andrew Ryder (February 2013)
    Summary | PDF download (502KB)
  • Discussion Paper E: Exploring social media as a tool for knowledge exchange: the #btr11 experiment, Amy Burnage and Roxanne Persaud (September 2012)
    Summary | PDF download (1MB) | Summary Review PDF (342KB)
  • Discussion Paper D: The real Big Society: Gypsy Traveller tenants and residents’ associations and the role of social capital and empowerment in reversing exclusion
    PDF Download (548KB)
  • Discussion Paper C: Lost in Austerity: rethinking the community sector, Niall Crowley (June 2012)
    PDF Download (192KB)
  • Discussion Paper B: Community engagement in the social eco-system dance, Eileen Conn (July 2011)
    PDF Download (900KB)

Third Sector Futures Dialogues

  • Big Picture Paper 1: The worst of times?
    Pete Alcock, Rob Macmillan and Sarah Bulloch (September 2012)
    PDF Download (391KB)
  • Big Picture Paper 2: No longer a 'voluntary' sector?
    Heather Buckingham (October 2012)
    PDF Download (318KB)
  • Big Picture Paper 3: Is the third sector so special? What is it worth?
    Angus McCabe (November 2012)
    PDF Download (463KB)
  • Big Picture Paper 4: Is the third sector being overwhelmed by the state and the market?, Teasdale, Buckingham and Rees (January 2013)
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  • Big Picture Paper 5: A strategic lead for the third sector? Some may lead,
                                  but not all will ever follow

 

Survey report for HACT: Community investment by social housing organisations: measuring the impact, Vanessa Wilkes and Professor David Mullins (March 2012)
Details | Report (PDF 1.21MB) | Summary report (PDF, 661KB)

Scoping report: BIG as a Policy Actor: Exploring BIG’s impact on third sector policy and practice, Angela Ellis Paine, Rebecca Taylor and Pete Alcock (May 2011)
Introduction | Report

TSRC annual review, June 2010

Article: Third sector organisation and public service. What can research tell us?By Professor Pete Alcock, Published in ESRC’s annual magazine, Britain in 2010

The rural social economy: Surviving the credit crunch, Angus McCabe