TITLE

Inside a Swiss Army Knife: An Assessment of AmeriCorps

AUTHOR(S)
Perry, James L.; Thomson, Ann Marie; Tschirhart, Mary; Mesch, Debra; Lee, Geunjoo
PUB. DATE
April 1999
SOURCE
Journal of Public Administration Research & Theory;Apr99, Vol. 9 Issue 2, p225
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents an assessment of AmeriCorps, the national service program championed by United States President Bill Clinton and approved by Congress in 1993. Five goals of AmeriCorps; Lack of definitive evidence for AmeriCorps' effectiveness; Suggested need for more research before policy makers and citizens can determine AmeriCorps' productivity.
ACCESSION #
2016899

 

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