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Philanthropy in America: A Comprehensive Historical Encyclopedia
     

Philanthropy in America: A Comprehensive Historical Encyclopedia

by Dwight F. Burlingame
 

ISBN-10: 1576078604

ISBN-13: 9781576078600

Pub. Date: 08/20/2004

Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated

A landmark three-volume reference work documenting philanthropy and the nonprofit sector throughout American history, edited by the field's most widely recognized authority.

• Over 200 A–Z entries on people, events, organizations, and ideas in U.S. philanthropic history

• Nearly 200 contributors—distinguished scholars from a variety of

Overview

A landmark three-volume reference work documenting philanthropy and the nonprofit sector throughout American history, edited by the field's most widely recognized authority.

• Over 200 A–Z entries on people, events, organizations, and ideas in U.S. philanthropic history

• Nearly 200 contributors—distinguished scholars from a variety of disciplines

• Over 75 primary source documents from the Poor Laws of 1601 to excerpts from the Filer Commission Report of 1975

• Chronology of important events in philanthropic history

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781576078600
Publisher:
ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date:
08/20/2004
Pages:
886
Product dimensions:
8.74(w) x 11.38(h) x 3.36(d)

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