The Resource America's nonprofit sector : a primer, Lester Salamon with the assistance of S. Wojciech Sokolowski and David Sturza

America's nonprofit sector : a primer, Lester Salamon with the assistance of S. Wojciech Sokolowski and David Sturza

Label
America's nonprofit sector : a primer
Title
America's nonprofit sector
Title remainder
a primer
Statement of responsibility
Lester Salamon with the assistance of S. Wojciech Sokolowski and David Sturza
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Clarifies the basic scope, structure, operation, and role of the nonprofit sector in the US, and places it into context in relation to government and the business sector, showing how the position of the nonprofit sector has changed over time. Separate chapters on various subsectors of health care, education, social services, and arts, as well as advocacy, legal services, international aid, and religion, identify the role of the nonprofit sector in each area, compare it to roles played by government and for-profit firms, and highlight recent trends. Includes margins notes and quotes, graphs and charts, and space for notes. For students, journalists, and government officials
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Salamon, Lester M
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV91
LC item number
.S23 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sokolowski, S. Wojciech
  • Sturza, David
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Charities
  • Nonprofit organizations
  • Human services
  • Public welfare
  • Charities
  • Human services
  • Nonprofit organizations
  • Public welfare
  • United States
Label
America's nonprofit sector : a primer, Lester Salamon with the assistance of S. Wojciech Sokolowski and David Sturza
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 275-287) and index
Contents
Chapter One: Introduction - Part I: Overview - Chapter Two: What is the Nonprofit Sector and Wy Do We Have It? - Chapter Three: Scope and Structure: The Anatomy of America's Nonprofit Sector - Chapter Four: The Nonprofit Sector in Context: The Government and Business Presence - Chapter Five: How Did We Get Here? Historical Developments and Recent Trends - Part II: Key Subsectors - Chapter Six: Health Care - Chapter Seven: Education - Chapter Eight: Social Services - Chapter Nine: Arts, Culture, and Recreation - Chapter Ten: Advocacy, Legal Services, and International Aid - Chapter Eleven: Religion - Part III: Looking to the Future - Chapter Twelve: Trends and Challenges - Chapter Thirteen: Conclusions
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
xviii, 295 p.
Isbn
9781595423603
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011044159
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)807985781
  • (OCoLC)ocn807985781
Label
America's nonprofit sector : a primer, Lester Salamon with the assistance of S. Wojciech Sokolowski and David Sturza
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 275-287) and index
Contents
Chapter One: Introduction - Part I: Overview - Chapter Two: What is the Nonprofit Sector and Wy Do We Have It? - Chapter Three: Scope and Structure: The Anatomy of America's Nonprofit Sector - Chapter Four: The Nonprofit Sector in Context: The Government and Business Presence - Chapter Five: How Did We Get Here? Historical Developments and Recent Trends - Part II: Key Subsectors - Chapter Six: Health Care - Chapter Seven: Education - Chapter Eight: Social Services - Chapter Nine: Arts, Culture, and Recreation - Chapter Ten: Advocacy, Legal Services, and International Aid - Chapter Eleven: Religion - Part III: Looking to the Future - Chapter Twelve: Trends and Challenges - Chapter Thirteen: Conclusions
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
xviii, 295 p.
Isbn
9781595423603
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011044159
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)807985781
  • (OCoLC)ocn807985781

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