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America’s Nonprofit Sector: A Primer. Second Edition (1999) « U.S. Publications « Downloads
Date postedMarch 4, 1999
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CategoriesU.S. Publications, Books

ISBN 0-8795-4801-0 | Lester M. Salamon.
Used extensively in university courses on the nonprofit sector, this volume discusses the basic scope, structure, operation, and role of the nonprofit sector in the U.S. Places the sector into context in relation to government and the business sector and shows how the position of the nonprofit sector has changed over time. An updated third edition of this book is scheduled for publication in 2011. This download contains information from the cover of the book, as well as the table of contents. The full volume is available for purchase from Amazon.


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