An Exceptional Nation: American Philanthropy is Different Because America is Different
Publication Date: November 2004
Publisher(s): Philanthropy Roundtable
Special Collection: Berman Jewish Policy Archive
Keywords: Fundraising and Philanthropy; Church and State; Religion
Coverage: United States
The authors assert that philanthropy in America is unique and exceptionally generous as a result of factors particular to American society. These factors include an entrepreneurial spirit, a sense of responsibility to give back, and an appreciation for the limits of government.
In Philanthropy Magazine (November 2004).