skip to content
The study of the nonprofit enterprise : theories and approaches Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The study of the nonprofit enterprise : theories and approaches

Author: Helmut K Anheier; Avner Ben-Ner
Publisher: New York : Kluwer Academic / Plenum Publishers, ©2003.
Series: Nonprofit and civil society studies.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
"This work will be essential to those in the nonprofit sector, organizational management and economics, political scientists, and other researchers working with the nonprofit and voluntary sector."--Jacket.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Helmut K Anheier; Avner Ben-Ner
ISBN: 0306477033 9780306477034 0306478552 9780306478550
OCLC Number: 51304054
Description: xvii, 331 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: The Theory of Nonprofit Organizations Revisited / Avner Ben-Ner, Benedetto Gui --
The Economics of the Third Sector: Toward a More Comprehensive Approach / Alberto Bacchiega, Carlo Borzaga --
The Major Theories --
Public Good Theories --
Public Good Theories of the Nonprofit Sector: Weisbrod Revisited / Bruce R. Kingma --
The Public Goods Theory Revisited: Comments on Kingma's Revisitation of Weisbrod / Al Slivinski --
Trust-Related Theories --
Trust, Repute, and the Role of Nonprofit Enterprise / Andreas Ortmann, Mark Schlesinger --
The Role of Trust in Nonprofit Enterprise / Henry Hansmann --
Stakeholder Theories --
Stakeholder Theories of the Nonprofit Sector: One Cut at the Economic Literature / Michael Krashinsky --
Entrepreneurship Theories --
Entrepreneurship in Nonprofit Organizations: Its Role in Theory and in the Real World Nonprofit Sector / Christoph Badelt --
Entrepreneurs, Managers, and the Nonprofit Enterprise / Dennis R. Young --
Voluntary Failure and Institutional Theories --
Voluntary Failure Theory and Nonprofit-Government Partnership / Julian Wolpert --
Voluntary Failure Theory Correctly Viewed / Lester M. Salamon --
State, Subject, Space: Silences in Institutionalist Theories of Nonprofit-Government Relations / Jennifer Wolch --
Organizational Theory and Behavior --
The Behavior of Organizations / Joseph Galaskiewicz, Wolfgang Bielefeld --
Are Nonprofit Organizations Different? / Evelyn Brody --
Comparisons and Implications.
Series Title: Nonprofit and civil society studies.
Responsibility: edited by Helmut K. Anheier and Avner Ben-Ner.
More information:

Abstract:

Addresses the need to revisit the economic theories that have contributed to the development of a concentrated research agenda on nonprofit organizations. This work suggests that it is required to  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

From the reviews: "Helmut Anheier and Avner Ben-Ner have created a volume that examines the economic theories that have been the foundation for nonprofit theory and research, observing how they have Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(3)

User lists with this item (2)

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/51304054> # The study of the nonprofit enterprise : theories and approaches
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "51304054" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/840092886#Topic/nonprofit_bereich> ; # Nonprofit-Bereich
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/840092886#Topic/niet_commerciele_organisaties> ; # Niet-commerciële organisaties
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1038931> ; # Nonprofit organizations--Research
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/840092886#Topic/nonprofit_organizations_research> ; # Nonprofit organizations--Research
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/338.74072/e22/> ;
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/840092886#Person/anheier_helmut_k_1954> ; # Helmut K. Anheier
   schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/840092886#Person/ben_ner_avner> ; # Avner Ben-Ner
   schema:copyrightYear "2003" ;
   schema:datePublished "2003" ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/840092886> ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/840092886#Series/nonprofit_and_civil_society_studies> ; # Nonprofit and civil society studies.
   schema:name "The study of the nonprofit enterprise : theories and approaches"@en ;
   schema:productID "51304054" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/51304054#PublicationEvent/new_york_kluwer_academic_plenum_publishers_2003> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/840092886#Agent/kluwer_academic_plenum_publishers> ; # Kluwer Academic / Plenum Publishers
   schema:reviews <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/51304054#Review/-1139885065> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780306478550> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780306477034> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/51304054> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/840092886#Agent/kluwer_academic_plenum_publishers> # Kluwer Academic / Plenum Publishers
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Kluwer Academic / Plenum Publishers" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/840092886#Person/anheier_helmut_k_1954> # Helmut K. Anheier
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1954" ;
   schema:familyName "Anheier" ;
   schema:givenName "Helmut K." ;
   schema:name "Helmut K. Anheier" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/840092886#Person/ben_ner_avner> # Avner Ben-Ner
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Ben-Ner" ;
   schema:givenName "Avner" ;
   schema:name "Avner Ben-Ner" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/840092886#Series/nonprofit_and_civil_society_studies> # Nonprofit and civil society studies.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
   schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/51304054> ; # The study of the nonprofit enterprise : theories and approaches
   schema:name "Nonprofit and civil society studies." ;
   schema:name "Nonprofit and civil society studies" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/840092886#Topic/niet_commerciele_organisaties> # Niet-commerciële organisaties
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Niet-commerciële organisaties"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1038931> # Nonprofit organizations--Research
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Nonprofit organizations--Research"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780306477034>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0306477033" ;
   schema:isbn "9780306477034" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780306478550>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0306478552" ;
   schema:isbn "9780306478550" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/51304054#Review/-1139885065>
    a schema:Review ;
   schema:itemReviewed <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/51304054> ; # The study of the nonprofit enterprise : theories and approaches
   schema:reviewBody ""This work will be essential to those in the nonprofit sector, organizational management and economics, political scientists, and other researchers working with the nonprofit and voluntary sector."--Jacket." ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.