A values perspective of the Irish credit union movement

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dc.contributor.author McCarthy, Olive
dc.date.accessioned 2017-11-23T12:15:39Z
dc.date.available 2017-11-23T12:15:39Z
dc.date.issued 2002-08
dc.identifier.citation McCarthy, O. (2002) 'A Values Perspective of the Irish Credit Union Movement'. Journal of Co-Operative Studies, 35:2 (105), pp. 128-140. en
dc.identifier.volume 35 en
dc.identifier.issued 2 (105) en
dc.identifier.startpage 128 en
dc.identifier.endpage 140 en
dc.identifier.issn 0961-5784
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10468/5083
dc.description.abstract It is important for all co-operatives, including credit unions to continue to energise and re-energise their core values, particularly in the context of a rapidly changing environment. This article firstly identifies briefly the values inherent in co­ operatives such as credit unions and then explores how some of these operate in practice, drawing mainly on co-operative theory and on the author's experience as a practitioner within the Irish credit union movement. Some lessons are then drawn up that might be learned by credit unions in the UK and elsewhere from the successes and difficulties of the Irish credit union movement. en
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dc.language.iso en en
dc.publisher UK Society for Co-operative Studies en
dc.relation.uri https://ukscs.coop/node/17
dc.rights © 2002 UK Society for Co-operative Studies en
dc.subject Credit unions en
dc.subject Co-operative movement en
dc.subject Irish credit union movement en
dc.subject Co-operative theory en
dc.title A values perspective of the Irish credit union movement en
dc.type Article (peer-reviewed) en
dc.internal.authorcontactother Olive McCarthy, Food Business & Development, University College Cork, Cork, Ireland. +353-21-490-3000 Email: o.mccarthy@ucc.ie en
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dc.date.updated 2017-11-23T12:01:25Z
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dc.description.status Peer reviewed en
dc.identifier.journaltitle Journal of Co-Operative Studies en
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dc.internal.IRISemailaddress o.mccarthy@ucc.ie en

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