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In search of the nonprofit sector

Author: Peter Frumkin; Jonathan B Imber
Publisher: Abingdon, Oxon : Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, 2017. ©2004
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"At a time when boundaries between the nonprofit, business, and public sectors have grown increasingly confused and contested, this volume by leading experts on nonprofit organizations offers new ideas and frameworks for understanding the terrain that lies between the state and the market. The chapters span a broad range of emerging issues including nonprofit commercialism, sector-bending hybrid organizational  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Frumkin; Jonathan B Imber
ISBN: 9780203788813 0203788818
OCLC Number: 1003192495
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Nonprofits and government : rhetoric and reality. Government and nonprofits in the modern age : is independence possible? / Steven Rathgeb Smith --
Social welfare organizations, politics, and regulation / Elizabeth Reid --
What is the political role of nonprofits in a democracy? / Mark E. Warren --
Nonprofits and business : blurred boundaries. Sector-bending : blurring the lines between nonprofit and for-profit / J. Gregory Dees and Beth Battle Anderson. Commercialism and the mission of nonprofits / Estelle James --
How important is a nonprofit's bottom line? : the uses and abuses of financial data / Mark Hager and Janet Greenlee --
Philanthropy and volunteerism : new practices. Inside venture philanthropy / Peter Frumkin --
Charity and philanthropy after September 11th / Peter Frumkin --
National service in theory and practice / Peter Frumkin. Nonprofits, religion, and government : opportunities and challenges. Understanding religious organizations : implications and concerns for public policy and social welfare services / Thomas H. Jeavons --
Nonprofit and faith-based welfare-to-work programs : government's partners or government's captives? / Stephen V. Monsma --
Faith in communities : a solid investment / Amy L. Sherman.
Responsibility: Peter Frumkin, Jonathan B. Imber, editors.

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