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Nonprofit governance : innovative perspectives and approaches

Nonprofit governance : innovative perspectives and approaches

Author: Chris Cornforth; William A Brown
Publisher: London : Routledge, 2014.
Series: Routledge contemporary corporate governance.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Chris Cornforth; William A Brown
ISBN: 9781135022198 1135022194 9780415783361 0415783364 9780415783378 0415783372
OCLC Number: 1200110681
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. Askews and Holts. Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Description: xiii, 295 pages : illustrations.
Contents: 1. Nonprofit Governance Research: The Need for Innovative Perspectives and Approaches Part I: The State of the Field 2. Nonprofit Governance Research: A Review of the Field 3. Out of the Shadows: Nonprofit Governance Research from a Democratic and Critical Perspective Part II: Understanding Board Member Behaviour 4. The Role and Impact of Chairs and Nonprofit Boards 5. Antecedents to Board Member Engagement in Deliberation and Decision Making Part III: Board Processes and Behaviour 6. Learning to be, Learning About: A Socio-Cultural Learning Approach to Board Practice 7.Beneath the Surgace and Around the Table: Exploring Group Dynamics in Boards 8. Board Monitoring and Judgement as Processes of Sensemaking Part IV: Changing Governance Structures and Relationships 9. Dilemmas in the Board-Staff Dynamics of Nonprofit Governance 10. Community Engagement Governance: Engaging Stakeholders for Community Impact 11. The Evolution of Corporate Governance Structures and Relationships in English Housing Association Part V: Multi-Level Governance 12. The Dynamics of Nested Governance: A Systems Perspective 13. Adaptive Governance in Collaborations: Design Propositions from Research and Practice 14. Lessons for Governance Research and Practice: Examining Behavioural Processes and Conceptual Resources
Series Title: Routledge contemporary corporate governance.
Other Titles: VLEbooks.
Responsibility: edited by Chris Cornforth, William A. Brown.
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'This new and illuminating study of non-profit governance advances both the theory and our practical understanding of how non-profit leaders do and should govern their institutions. It is a "must Read more...

 
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