SAGE Publications, 2000 M05 11 - 360 páginas
This volume explores the world of grassroots organizations and outlines their history while differentiating them from the more familiar paid-staff nonprofit organizations. David Horton Smith, a leading scholar on the nonprofit and voluntary sector, examines the available empirical research on the topic and analyzes the theoretical concepts that have come to define such associations. He affords the reader a complete, detailed description of the nature and characteristics of grassroots organizations, their formation, structure, leadership, life cycle, effectiveness, and their integral role in postmodern societies.
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... the International Classification of Non-Profit Organizations (ICNPO) (Salamon and Anheier, 1992b), and the Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) code categories for nonprofits specifically (Executive Office of the President and ...
Space limitations preclude my reviewing all of them (but see, e.g., Kendall and Knapp, 1995; Kramer, 1987; Lohmann, 1992; Salamon, 1992; Salamon and Anheier, 1992a, 1997; Perri 6 and Leat, 1997; Smith, 1981, 1991, 1992b, 1993b, 1997d; ...
... 1960, Salamon, 1992, p. 5). Such scholars take a more traditional, narrower, and idealized approach, tending to view altruism as identical with the total motivation for “charitable services” or philanthropy narrowly conceived.
... charitable, public benefit, public purpose, public welfare serving, or non-member serving in their traditional and narrow senses (Bowen et al., 1994, Bremner, 1960; Humphreys, 1995, Jordan, 1960, Nielsen, 1979; Salamon and Anheier, ...
... 1989, 1994; Powell, 1994; Salamon, 1992; Salamon and Anheier, 1992a; Smith, 1991, 1993b; Wuthnow, 1994); . specifically realizing that the degree of formalization of the auspices of the services can vary widely along a continuum, ...
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Part III Theoretical Paradigms and Conclusions
Chapter 10 FlatEarth Paradigms and a RoundEarth Paradigm Outline
The Advent of Homo Voluntas
Description of the Largely North American Association for Research on Nonprofit Organizations and Voluntary Action
Creating a Local Nonprofit Sampling Frame Including Grassroots Associations An American Example
Methodology of the Smith OneSuburb Study
Chapter 6 Internal Processes
Chapter 7 Leaders and Environments
Chapter 8 Life Cycle Changes
Chapter 9 Impact and Effectiveness
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