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The Nonprofit Sector in New York City and Los Angeles

Helmut K. Anheier, Marcus Lam, and David B. Howard

in New York and Los Angeles: The Uncertain Future

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199778386
eISBN:
9780199332588
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199778386.003.0019
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

This chapter provides a comparative analysis of the scale, scope, and role of the nonprofit sector in the New York and Los Angeles regions. In both regions, the nonprofit sector plays important roles ... More


Medical Care Output and Productivity in the Nonprofit Sector

Tomas Philipson and Darius Lakdawalla

in Medical Care Output and Productivity

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226132266
eISBN:
9780226132303
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226132303.003.0004
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics

Health care differs from many other industries in that most production takes place in the nonprofit sector. Little is known about the economic forces which determine productivity in the nonprofit ... More


The United States

Meghan Elizabeth Kallman, Terry Nichols Clark, Cary Wu, and Jean Yen-Chun Lin

in The Third Sector: Community Organizations, NGOs, and Nonprofits

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252040436
eISBN:
9780252098857
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252040436.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter examines the development and infrastructure of the third sector in the United States. The third sector in the United States is conceptually related to democratic values and is seen as ... More


Charity and the Nonprofit Sector

Kerry O’Halloran

in The Profits of Charity

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780199767717
eISBN:
9780190259969
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199767717.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter starts by drawing attention to its roots in particular areas of service provision, namely healthcare, education, housing, public utilities, social control facilities, and defraying ... More


Bringing the Market Back in: Philanthropic Activism and Conservative Reform

Alice O̓Connor

in Politics and Partnerships: The Role of Voluntary Associations in America's Political Past and Present

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226109961
eISBN:
9780226109985
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226109985.003.0005
Subject:
Sociology, Comparative and Historical Sociology

This chapter focuses on the late twentieth-century rise of conservative philanthropic activism. The story of conservative movement philanthropy can contribute to the ongoing revision of the notion ... More


The Third Sector: Community Organizations, NGOs, and Nonprofits

Meghan Elizabeth Kallman and Terry Nichols Clark

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252040436
eISBN:
9780252098857
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252040436.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Civil society organizations, nonprofit organizations, national and international nongovernmental organizations, and a variety of formal and informal associations have coalesced into a world political ... More


France

Meghan Elizabeth Kallman, Terry Nichols Clark, Cary Wu, and Jean Yen-Chun Lin

in The Third Sector: Community Organizations, NGOs, and Nonprofits

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252040436
eISBN:
9780252098857
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252040436.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter examines the development and infrastructure of the third sector in France. The nonprofit sector in France (also referred to as the “social economy”) emerged out of an ideological ... More


Charity in the Marketplace

Kerry O’Halloran

in The Profits of Charity

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780199767717
eISBN:
9780190259969
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199767717.003.0011
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter examines the effects of the various charity law reform processes, and characterizes the novel areas of social needs targeted by legislators. It contemplates the idea that the nonprofit ... More


In the Shadow of the New Deal: Reconfiguring the Roles of Government and Charity, 1928–1940

Elisabeth S. Clemens

in Politics and Partnerships: The Role of Voluntary Associations in America's Political Past and Present

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226109961
eISBN:
9780226109985
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226109985.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Comparative and Historical Sociology

The encounter of the New Deal with the world of private charity was not one of progressive evolution or succession but rather an intensified contradiction followed by a novel synthesis that would ... More


It Was Talking about My Life: Developing Working-Class Feminism

Tamar W. Carroll

in Mobilizing New York: AIDS, Antipoverty, and Feminist Activism

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9781469619880
eISBN:
9781469619903
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469619880.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

This chapter chronicles the Reagan administration's elimination of Comprehensive Employment and Training Act (CETA), and its massive cutbacks on funding for community programs in the 1980s, which ... More


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