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Non-Profit Organizations : Real Issues for Public Administrators

By: Valcik, Nicolas A.
Contributor(s): Benavides, Teodoro J | Scruton, Kimberly.
Material type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on Demand.ASPA Series in Public Administration and Public Policy: Publisher: Baton Rouge : CRC Press, 2015Description: 1 online resource (292 p.).ISBN: 9781466572331.Subject(s): Nonprofit organizations -- United StatesGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Non-Profit Organizations : Real Issues for Public AdministratorsDDC classification: 354 LOC classification: HD2769.2.U6 -- .V353 2015ebOnline resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Front Cover -- Contents -- Foreword -- Preface -- Acknowledgments -- About the Authors -- Chapter 1: Basic Concepts and Issues of Non-Profit Organizations -- Chapter 2: Boy Scouts of America - Atheist Court Case - 1990 -- Chapter 3: Boy Scouts of America - Gay Scoutmaster Court Case - 2000 -- Chapter 4: Alcoholics Anonymous - Midtown AA Scandal - 2007 -- Chapter 5: United Network for Organ Sharing - Falsifying Lists of Patients Needing Organs - 2008 -- Chapter 6: World Health Organization - Vaccine Scandal - 2009 -- Chapter 7: Susan G. Komen for the Cure - Planned Parenthood - 2011
Chapter 8: Lance Armstrong Investigated by Federal Prosecutors - Public Relations Damage - 2011 -- Chapter 9: American Cancer Society - Embezzlement - 2000 and 1980s -- Chapter 10: United Way - Misuse of Funds by Executives - 1992 -- Chapter 11: NAACP - Misuse of Funds Question - William F. Gibson - 1995 -- Chapter 12: American Red Cross - Hurricane Katrina - 2005 -- Chapter 13: Gloria Wise Boys and Girls Club - 2005 -- Chapter 14: Oral Roberts University Scandal - Ethical/Financial Corruption - 2007 -- Chapter 15: TOEIC Scandal in Japan - Nepotism, Mismanagement of Funds - 2009
Chapter 16: Republican National Committee - Misuse of Funds - 2010 -- Chapter 17: Jimmy Hoffa - Corruption of Unions - 1970s -- Chapter 18: Tailhook Association - Alleged Sexual Harassment and Molestation - 1991 -- Chapter 19: New Life Children's Refuge - Child Adoption Scandal during the Haiti Earthquake - 2010 -- Chapter 20: Second Mile - Sexual Predator - Penn State University - 2011 -- Chapter 21: ACORN - Voter Fraud - 2011 -- Chapter 22: Catholic Church - Sexual Abuse Scandal - Ongoing -- Chapter 23: LDS Church - Document Buying Scandal - 1981-1987
Chapter 24: Gandhi Memorial International Foundation - Fraud - 1996 -- Chapter 25: United Nations Oil-for-Food Scandal - 1996 -- Chapter 26: Tampa Bay Lowry Park Zoo - Salisbury Scandal - 2008 -- Chapter 27: The Bernie Madoff Scandal - 2008 -- Chapter 28: Renewing American Leadership - Gingrich Non-Profit Organization Paying His For-Profit - 2011 -- Chapter 29: International Olympic Committee - Bribe for Location - 1998 -- Chapter 30: Fiesta Bowl Scandal - 2010 -- Chapter 31: LULAC - Alleged Election Scandal/Public Funds - 2011
Chapter 32: North Carolina Democratic Party - Election Scandal - 2012 -- Chapter 33: Greenpeace - Sinking of the Rainbow Warrior by French Government - 1985 -- Chapter 34: What Do We Take Away from These Case Studies? -- References -- Back Cover
Summary: Packed with case studies and ripped-from-the-headlines examples, Non-Profit Organizations: Real Issues for Public Administrators introduces critical issues commonly encountered when managing non-profit organizations and gives you the tools to develop policies and procedures to meet the challenges that arise when these issues occur. The authors use the case study methodology to explore decision-making issues and provide potential solutions. It provides an applied framework to use when managing a non-profit organization.The book provides case studies that range from unethical be
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Front Cover -- Contents -- Foreword -- Preface -- Acknowledgments -- About the Authors -- Chapter 1: Basic Concepts and Issues of Non-Profit Organizations -- Chapter 2: Boy Scouts of America - Atheist Court Case - 1990 -- Chapter 3: Boy Scouts of America - Gay Scoutmaster Court Case - 2000 -- Chapter 4: Alcoholics Anonymous - Midtown AA Scandal - 2007 -- Chapter 5: United Network for Organ Sharing - Falsifying Lists of Patients Needing Organs - 2008 -- Chapter 6: World Health Organization - Vaccine Scandal - 2009 -- Chapter 7: Susan G. Komen for the Cure - Planned Parenthood - 2011

Chapter 8: Lance Armstrong Investigated by Federal Prosecutors - Public Relations Damage - 2011 -- Chapter 9: American Cancer Society - Embezzlement - 2000 and 1980s -- Chapter 10: United Way - Misuse of Funds by Executives - 1992 -- Chapter 11: NAACP - Misuse of Funds Question - William F. Gibson - 1995 -- Chapter 12: American Red Cross - Hurricane Katrina - 2005 -- Chapter 13: Gloria Wise Boys and Girls Club - 2005 -- Chapter 14: Oral Roberts University Scandal - Ethical/Financial Corruption - 2007 -- Chapter 15: TOEIC Scandal in Japan - Nepotism, Mismanagement of Funds - 2009

Chapter 16: Republican National Committee - Misuse of Funds - 2010 -- Chapter 17: Jimmy Hoffa - Corruption of Unions - 1970s -- Chapter 18: Tailhook Association - Alleged Sexual Harassment and Molestation - 1991 -- Chapter 19: New Life Children's Refuge - Child Adoption Scandal during the Haiti Earthquake - 2010 -- Chapter 20: Second Mile - Sexual Predator - Penn State University - 2011 -- Chapter 21: ACORN - Voter Fraud - 2011 -- Chapter 22: Catholic Church - Sexual Abuse Scandal - Ongoing -- Chapter 23: LDS Church - Document Buying Scandal - 1981-1987

Chapter 24: Gandhi Memorial International Foundation - Fraud - 1996 -- Chapter 25: United Nations Oil-for-Food Scandal - 1996 -- Chapter 26: Tampa Bay Lowry Park Zoo - Salisbury Scandal - 2008 -- Chapter 27: The Bernie Madoff Scandal - 2008 -- Chapter 28: Renewing American Leadership - Gingrich Non-Profit Organization Paying His For-Profit - 2011 -- Chapter 29: International Olympic Committee - Bribe for Location - 1998 -- Chapter 30: Fiesta Bowl Scandal - 2010 -- Chapter 31: LULAC - Alleged Election Scandal/Public Funds - 2011

Chapter 32: North Carolina Democratic Party - Election Scandal - 2012 -- Chapter 33: Greenpeace - Sinking of the Rainbow Warrior by French Government - 1985 -- Chapter 34: What Do We Take Away from These Case Studies? -- References -- Back Cover

Packed with case studies and ripped-from-the-headlines examples, Non-Profit Organizations: Real Issues for Public Administrators introduces critical issues commonly encountered when managing non-profit organizations and gives you the tools to develop policies and procedures to meet the challenges that arise when these issues occur. The authors use the case study methodology to explore decision-making issues and provide potential solutions. It provides an applied framework to use when managing a non-profit organization.The book provides case studies that range from unethical be

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<p>Nicolas A. Valcik currently works as the Director for Institutional Research and as a Research Associate Professor in the Eberly School of Arts and Science � Public Administration department at West Virginia University. Formerly Nicolas was an Associate Director of Strategic Planning and Analysis for the University of Texas at Dallas and served as a clinical assistant professor for Public Affairs for the University of Texas at Dallas. Nicolas received a doctorate degree in public affairs from the University of Texas at Dallas in 2005, a master�s degree in public affairs from the University of Texas at Dallas in 1996, a bachelor�s degree in interdisciplinary studies from the University of Texas at Dallas in 1994, and an associate�s degree in political science from Collin County Community College in 1994.</p> <p>Prior to 1997 Nicolas worked for a number of municipalities, across different of departments, as well as for Nortel. In 2013 Nicolas authored Hazardous Materials Compliance for Public Research Organizations: A Case Study and in 2012 Nicolas co-authored with Paul E. Tracy Case Studies in Disaster Response and Emergency Management , both books were published by Taylor and Francis. In 2011 Nicolas co-authored with Ted Benavides Practical Human Resources Management for Public Managers: A Case Study Approach published by Taylor and Francis. Prior to 2011 Nicolas authored Regulating the Use of Biological Hazardous Materials in Universities: Complying with the New Federal Guidelines , which was published by Mellen Press in 2006. Nicolas has served as editor for three volumes of New Directions for Institutional Research (Volumes 135, 140, 146 and co-edited 156) in addition to writing numerous articles and book chapters on institutional research topics and homeland security issues. Nicolas specializes in several areas as both a researcher and a practitioner: higher education, information technology, human resources,</p>

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