The Nonprofit Sector : A Research Handbook, Third Edition.

By: Powell, Walter WContributor(s): Bromley, PatriciaMaterial type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on DemandPublisher: Redwood City : Stanford University Press, 2020Copyright date: ©2020Description: 1 online resource (889 pages)Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781503611085Genre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: The Nonprofit Sector : A Research Handbook, Third EditionOnline resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Cover -- Contents -- Preface -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- 1 What Is the Nonprofit Sector? -- Part I. Emergence, Transformation, and Regulation -- 2 A History of Associational Life and the Nonprofit Sector in the United States -- 3 Seeing Like a Philanthropist: From the Business of Benevolence to the Benevolence of Business -- 4 The Organizational Transformation of Civil Society -- 5 Tangled Up in Tax: The Nonprofit Sector and the Federal Tax System -- Part II. Politics of the Public Sphere -- 6 Political Theory and the Nonprofit Sector -- 7 Nonprofits as Boundary Markers: The Politics of Choice, Mobilization, and Arbitrage -- 8 Politics, Philanthropy, and Inequality -- Part III. Governance, Civic Capacity, and Communities -- 9 Towards a Governance Framework for Government-Nonprofit Relations -- 10 Social Service Nonprofits: Navigating Conflicting Demands -- 11 Nonprofits as Urban Infrastructure -- 12 Immigrant Organizations: Civic (In)equality and Civic (In)visibility -- Part IV. Nonprofits, Mission, and the Market -- 13 Economic Theories of the Social Sector: From Nonprofits to Social Enterprise -- 14 Social Entrepreneurship: Research as Disciplined Exploration -- 15 Nonprofits and the Environment: Using Market Forces for Social Good -- 16 The Outcomes Movement in Philanthropy and the Nonprofit Sector -- Part V. Balancing Access and Inclusion -- 17 Charitable Nonprofits and the Business of Health Care -- 18 Education and the Nonprofit Sector: Schools and Organizational Intermediaries -- 19 Nonprofit Arts Organizations: Sustainability and Rationales for Support -- Part VI. Advocacy, Engagement, and the Public -- 20 Advocacy, Civic Engagement, and Social Change -- 21 The Changing Face of Nonprofit Advocacy: Democratizing Potentials and Risks in an Unequal Context -- 22 Advocating for What? The Nonprofit Press and Models of the Public.
Part VII. Motivation, Meaning, and Prosocial Behavior -- 23 What Influences Charitable Giving? -- 24 The Altruism Budget: Measuring and Encouraging Charitable Giving -- 25 What Do Volunteers Do? -- 26 Religious Organizations: Crosscutting the Nonprofit Sector -- Part VIII. Global and comparative Perspectives -- 27 The Global Rise of Nongovernmental Organizations -- 28 Global Backlash against Foreign Funding to Domestic Nongovernmental Organizations -- 29 Social Movements in a Global Context: History, Content, and Form -- 30 Comparative Nonprofit Sector Research: A Critical Assessment -- Notes -- References -- Contributors -- Index -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- Q -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- W -- Y -- Z.
Tags from this library: No tags from this library for this title. Log in to add tags.
Item type Current location Call number URL Status Date due Barcode
Electronic Book UT Tyler Online
Online
https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/uttyler/detail.action?docID=6124191 Available EBC6124191

Cover -- Contents -- Preface -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- 1 What Is the Nonprofit Sector? -- Part I. Emergence, Transformation, and Regulation -- 2 A History of Associational Life and the Nonprofit Sector in the United States -- 3 Seeing Like a Philanthropist: From the Business of Benevolence to the Benevolence of Business -- 4 The Organizational Transformation of Civil Society -- 5 Tangled Up in Tax: The Nonprofit Sector and the Federal Tax System -- Part II. Politics of the Public Sphere -- 6 Political Theory and the Nonprofit Sector -- 7 Nonprofits as Boundary Markers: The Politics of Choice, Mobilization, and Arbitrage -- 8 Politics, Philanthropy, and Inequality -- Part III. Governance, Civic Capacity, and Communities -- 9 Towards a Governance Framework for Government-Nonprofit Relations -- 10 Social Service Nonprofits: Navigating Conflicting Demands -- 11 Nonprofits as Urban Infrastructure -- 12 Immigrant Organizations: Civic (In)equality and Civic (In)visibility -- Part IV. Nonprofits, Mission, and the Market -- 13 Economic Theories of the Social Sector: From Nonprofits to Social Enterprise -- 14 Social Entrepreneurship: Research as Disciplined Exploration -- 15 Nonprofits and the Environment: Using Market Forces for Social Good -- 16 The Outcomes Movement in Philanthropy and the Nonprofit Sector -- Part V. Balancing Access and Inclusion -- 17 Charitable Nonprofits and the Business of Health Care -- 18 Education and the Nonprofit Sector: Schools and Organizational Intermediaries -- 19 Nonprofit Arts Organizations: Sustainability and Rationales for Support -- Part VI. Advocacy, Engagement, and the Public -- 20 Advocacy, Civic Engagement, and Social Change -- 21 The Changing Face of Nonprofit Advocacy: Democratizing Potentials and Risks in an Unequal Context -- 22 Advocating for What? The Nonprofit Press and Models of the Public.

Part VII. Motivation, Meaning, and Prosocial Behavior -- 23 What Influences Charitable Giving? -- 24 The Altruism Budget: Measuring and Encouraging Charitable Giving -- 25 What Do Volunteers Do? -- 26 Religious Organizations: Crosscutting the Nonprofit Sector -- Part VIII. Global and comparative Perspectives -- 27 The Global Rise of Nongovernmental Organizations -- 28 Global Backlash against Foreign Funding to Domestic Nongovernmental Organizations -- 29 Social Movements in a Global Context: History, Content, and Form -- 30 Comparative Nonprofit Sector Research: A Critical Assessment -- Notes -- References -- Contributors -- Index -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- Q -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- W -- Y -- Z.

Description based on publisher supplied metadata and other sources.

Author notes provided by Syndetics

Walter W. Powell is Professor of Education and Co-Director of the Center on Philanthropy and Civil Society at Stanford University. Patricia Bromley is Associate Professor of Education at Stanford University.

There are no comments on this title.

to post a comment.