Understanding Nonprofit Organizations

Understanding Nonprofit Organizations

Governance, Leadership, and Management

Book - 2016
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Understanding Nonprofit Organizationsexamines the most important issues that face today's leaders and managers of nonprofit organizations through the writing of scholars, consultants, and practicing executives. It focuses on governing, leading, and managing nonprofit organizations and how such organizations differ from both the public and private sectors. Each part opens with a framing essay that identifies the central themes and issues and summarizes the significance of the contribution that each piece makes to the development of knowledge in the field.

Completely revised and updated, the third edition includes new articles on legal frameworks, philanthropy, managing volunteers and accountability, as well as an original essay on capacity building. In addition, the third edition features new, thought-provoking case studies by C. Kenneth Meyer--making it an even more student-friendly text for graduate and upper-division undergraduate nonprofit organizations and management survey courses.

Publisher: Boulder, Colorado :, Westview Press, a member of the Perseus Book Group,, 2016, ©2016.
Edition: Third edition.
ISBN: 9780813349619
Branch Call Number: 658. 0480973 UND 2016
Characteristics: xxi, 368 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm


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