Strategic management for public and nonprofit organizations. Drawing on the experience and expertise of recognized authorities on nonprofit organizations, the volunteer management handbook, second edition is the only guide you need for establishing and maintaining an active and effective volunteer program. Principles and practice is a comprehensive, uptodate survey of nonprofit management. Second edition, revised and expanded, edited by robert t. The second edition, published in 2006, explored the ways in which nonprofit organizations attempted to influence society, interact with governments and operate in an increasingly businesslike manner. Rent nonprofit organizations 2nd edition 9780415550475 today. They also look at organizing activity, such as creating institutional arrangements to perform certain. Help students develop and practice some of the applied skills specific to nonprofit organizations. Golenskys lifetime of practice and hagers career focus on nonprofit sector research provide an energetic mix of practical application and academic treatment of core nonprofit management content. Strategic planning for nonprofit organizations describes a proven method for creating an effective, organized, actionable strategy, tailored to the unique needs of the nonprofit organization. This text is the first to dedicate itself to the nonprofit sector. This refers to the how tos of nonprofit management. This includes engagement with nonprofit related theory, research, and professional and popular literature.
Over the past decade or so, there has been a perceptible increase of interest in, and need for, management knowledge, skills, and training that are specific to the characteristics of charitable, nongovernmental or nonprofit organizations npos. General consensus exists on the diversity of revenue dependence across nonprofit fields, revealing heavy dependence on commercial revenue by some, on private contributions by others and diversified sources by others. Identifying key objectives and exploring current practices, this book offers practical guidance on all major aspects of nonprofit financial management. To test the theoretical model, a telephone survey was conducted among a representative sample of the swiss public n 583. The josseybass handbook of nonprofit leadership and. A new edition of the essential guide to nonprofit management this intensely practical, comprehensive guidebook is for both leaders new to the nonprofit sector looking for a quick primer on all the issues that matter, as well as established veterans looking to understand how all the pieces fit together. The text takes on an international and comparative dimensions perspective, detailing the background and concepts behind these organizations and examining relevant theories and central issues.
In the second part, the research focus is directed toward. Strategic leadership and management in nonprofit organizations theory and practice. Available at a lower price from other sellers that may not offer free prime shipping. Worths studentfriendly bestseller, nonprofit management. Now in its third edition, this bestselling manual contains new information about the value of plans, specific guidance toward. The previous edition won the best book award at the american academy of management in 2006. Financial management for nonprofit organizations provides students, professionals, and board members with a comprehensive reference for the field.
Voluntas, the international journal of voluntary and nonprofit organizations. Taking an international perspective, it details the background and concepts behind these organizations and examines the theory, management and policy which informs them. Access to society journal content varies across our titles. Theory, management, policy 2nd edition by anheier at over 30 bookstores. The bestselling guide to nonprofit planning, with proven, practical advice. If you have access to a journal via a society or association membership, please browse to your society journal, select an article to view, and follow the instructions in this box.
It provides a comprehensive overview of nonprofit and voluntary organizations, nongovernmental organizations, philanthropic foundations and civil society institutions. Strategic management for public and nonprofit organizations, alan walter. Buy managing human behavior in public and nonprofit organizations 2nd edition 9781412956673 by robert b. The book lucidly examines key management and policy issues facing nonprofit organizations around the world and offers very helpful insights to enhance the effectiveness and efficiency of nonprofit. Anheier covers the full range of nonprofit organizations. As an organization of society into public, private, and nonprofit sectors, and they examine the power structure and those power elites who determine policy choices and outcomes. Based on updated research, theory, and experience, this comprehensive edition offers practical advice on managing nonprofit organizations and addresses key aspects such as board development, strategic planning, lobbying, marketing, fundraising, volunteer management, financial. Essential tools and guidance for effective nonprofit financial management.
Nonprofit organizations theory, management, policy 2nd. The complete nutsandbolts guide to managing todays bottomline oriented nonprofit organizations this significantly revised and expanded second edition of the highly popular howto book identifies and addresses the unique concerns of nonprofit organizations. The research assesses the role of reputation to influence trusting beliefs in nonprofit organizations and to generate supportive behavior, i. The text takes on an international and comparative dimensions perspective, detailing the background and concepts behind these organizations and examining relevant theories and central. Science and technology of terrorism and counterterrorism, edited by tushar k.
Taking an international perspective, it details the background and concepts behind these organizations and examines the theory, management and policy which. The complete nutsandbolts guide to managing todays bottomlineoriented nonprofit organizations this significantly revised and expanded second edition of thehighly popular howto book identifies and addresses the uniqueconcerns of nonprofit organizations. Theory, management, policy is an ideal resource for students on undergraduate and postgraduate courses in both europe and north america. This significantly revised and expanded second edition of thehighly popular howto book identifies and addresses the uniqueconcerns of nonprofit organizations. Farazmand and his contributors examine modern organization theory and behavior. Anheier contributed to the conceptual and methodological foundations of nonprofit and civil society research in several ways, including the social origins theory with lester m salamon, the law on nonprofit complexity, and the term creative philanthropy. The new edition of helmut anheiers book, nonprofit organizations, will be welcomed by scholars, nonprofit practitioners, and policymakers. Theory, management, policy takes on an international and comparative dimensions perspective, detailing the background and concepts behind these organizations and examining relevant theories and central issues. Showcasing practical tips and takeaways, this howto manual and resource guide provides easy. Nonprofit organizations theory, management, policy, 2nd ed. Part iv managing nonprofit organization 269 11 organizational behavior and performance 271 12 management models and tools 325 financing nonprofit organizations 353 14 leadership and human resources 383 15 governance, accountability, and transparency 407 16 statenonprofit relations 429 partv current issues and developments 455. This volume is unique, however, in its focus on advancing cuttingedge empirical and theoretical developments in the field. This is the third edition of the bestselling nonprofit management reference and text called the big green book.
The text takes on an international and comparative dimensions perspective. Taking an international perspective, it details the background and concepts behind these organizations and examines the theory, management this text is the first to dedicate. Pdf organizational theory and nonprofit management. Anheier has fully updated, revised and expanded his comprehensive introduction to this field. Cutting through the morass of mere theory, the experts at smith, bucklin associates, inc.
If i were to purchase only one book on the subject, worths nonprofit management would be it not only for the wellwritten and easily understandable coverage of the topic, but for the invaluable additional resources and links. Strategic leadership and management in nonprofit organizations. Worth covers the scope and structure of the nonprofit sector, leadership of nonprofits, managing the nonprofit. The program on nonprofit organizations at yale university was one of the. The complete nutsandbolts guide to managing todays bottomlineoriented nonprofit organizations. The book lucidly examines key management and policy issues facing nonprofit organizations around the world and offers very helpful insights to enhance the effectiveness and efficiency. Principles and practice, fifth edition, provides a broad, insightful overview of key topics affecting governance and management of nonprofit organizations. However, many people uncritically accepted that a theory from the business realm would be equally applicable to the nonprofit sector.
The complete guide to nonprofit management, 2nd edition. Theory, management and policy, 2nd edition, fully revised and expanded, new york, ny, london. In this new edition of his popular textbook, nonprofit organizations. Back to top rent nonprofit organizations 2nd edition 9780415550475 today.174 744 555 1113 35 712 321 1393 1064 720 1557 289 769 1662 751 779 112 1171 1611 1474 674 808 1336 370 1060 1078 181 925 1131 303 995 1004 1651 49 1477 1231 1294 1091 1271 361 1213 291 1080 972 252 1231