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Philanthropy and the nonprofit sector in a changing America

Author: Steven Rathgeb Smith; Charles T Clotfelter
Publisher: Bloomington [u.a.] Indiana Univ. Press 2001
Edition/Format:   Print book : Conference publication : English : 1. paperback edView all editions and formats

An agenda-setting overview of the state of philanthropy in the United States.


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Material Type: Conference publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Steven Rathgeb Smith; Charles T Clotfelter
ISBN: 0253214831 9780253214836
OCLC Number: 1068949192
Description: XIII, 560 S. graph. Darst.
Contents: Table of Contents: Introduction/Charles Clotfelter and Thomas Ehrlich1. The Nonprofit Sector in the 1990s/Elizabeth T. Boris2. The Evolving Role of American Foundations/James Allen Smith3. Foundations and the Government: A Tale of Conflict and Consensus/Barry D. Karl and Alice W. Karl4. The Economy and Philanthropy/Edward Wolff5. Corporate Philanthropy Comes of Age: Its Size, Its Import, Its Future/Reynold Levy6. Reinventing Philanthropy/Leslie Lenkowsky7. Nonprofit Organizations and Public Policies in the Delivery of Human Services/Kristen A. Gronbjerg and Steven Rathgeb Smith8. Public Trust in Not-for-Profit Organizations and the Need for Regulatory Reform/Joel Fleishman9. Accountability in a Changing Philanthropic Environment: Trustees and Self-Government at the End of the Century/Warren F. Ilchman and Dwight F. Burlingame10. Patterns and Purposes of Philanthropic Giving/Eleanor Brown11. Communities, Networks, and the Future of Philanthropy/Julian Wolpert12. The Roles of Indigenous and Institutional Philanthropy in Advancing Social Justice/Emmett D. Carson13. Philanthropy and the Case of the Latino Communities in America/William A. Diaz14. The Case of Minnesota: Institutionalizing Public Spirit/Jon Pratt15. The Case of Kansas City/David O. Renz16. Children in Poverty: Reflections on the Roles of Philanthropy and Public Policy/Ruby Takinishi17. The Changing Face of Health Care/Bradford H. Gray18. Lessons for the Future of Philanthropy: Local Foundations and Urban School Reform/William S. McKersie and Anthony Markward19. Philanthropy and American Higher Education/Michael Rothschild20. Environmental Philanthropy and Public Policy/Richard L. Revesz21. Philanthropy and Outcomes: Dilemmas in the Quest for Accountability/Gary Walker and Jean Grossman22. Philanthropy and Culture: Patterns, Context, and Change/Margaret J. Wyszomirski23. A Tradition in Jeapordy/Robert L. Payton24. The World We Must Build/Charles T. Clotfelter and Thomas EhrlichAppendix-Trust, Service, and the Common PurposeList of ContributorsIndex
Responsibility: [contributors include Steven Rathgeb Smith ...]. Ed. by Charles T. Clotfelter ...


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"Philanthropy and the Nonprofit Sector is a 'must-read' for anyone seriously interested in the near-term future of philanthropy." --Philanthropy Monthly "A useful addition to the libraries of Read more...

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