Uncharitable : How Restraints on Nonprofits Undermine Their Potential. (eBook, 2009) [WorldCat.org]
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Uncharitable : How Restraints on Nonprofits Undermine Their Potential.

Author: Dan Pallotta; ProQuest (Firm)
Publisher: Medford, Mass. : Tufts University Press : Lebanon, NH : University Press of New England, ©2008.
Series: Civil Society: Historical and Contemporary Perspectives.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A courageous call to free charity from its ideological and economic constraints.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version
Pallotta, Dan
Uncharitable : How Restraints on Nonprofits Undermine Their Potential
Hanover : Tufts University Press,c2009
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Dan Pallotta; ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN: 9781584658115 1584658118
OCLC Number: 1097116290
Description: 1 online resource (244 pages).
Contents: Cover --
Front Sales --
Series Page --
Title Page --
Copyright --
Dedication --
Quote --
Contents --
Introduction --
CH 1: The Morality of Outcomes --
Nonprofit Ideology --
A Model of Christian Charity --
Conclusion --
CH 2: The Foundations of Our Misconstruction --
Economic Apartheid --
The First Error-Constraints on Compensation: Charity and Self-Deprivation Are Not the Same Thing --
The Second Error-Prohibition on Risk: Punishing Courage, Rewarding Timidity --
The Third Error-Discouragement of Long-Term Vision: The Need for Immediate Gratification Institutionalizes Suffering --
The Fourth Error-Discouragement of Paid Advertising: If You Don't Advertise Here, Your Competition Will --
The Fifth Error-Prohibition on Investment Return: The Limits of No Return, and a Stock Market for Charity --
Conclusion --
CH 3: Stop Asking This Question --
Efficiency Measures-The Puritan Guard --
Efficiency Measures Miss the Point --
Efficiency Measures Don't Measure Efficiency --
Efficiency Measures Are Unjust --
Overhead Is a Fiction --
Summary --
New Questions and a Very Large Assessment Apparatus --
CH 4: Courage --
A Cold World? --
Strategic Plan --
Reclaiming Our Dreams --
Acknowledgments --
Case Study: Pallotta TeamWorks --
Methods and Controversy --
Collapse of the Company --
Impact on Organizations' AIDS and Breast Cancer Fundraising --
Notes --
Bibliography --
Index --
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Series Title: Civil Society: Historical and Contemporary Perspectives.

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A courageous call to free charity from its ideological and economic constraints.

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