Nonprofit governance and management

by Victor Futter

Publisher: American Society of Corporate Secretaries, Publisher: Section of Business Law, American Bar Association in [New York], Chicago, Ill

Written in English
Published: Pages: 717 Downloads: 968
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Subjects:

  • Nonprofit organizations -- Law and legislation -- United States,
  • Corporate governance -- Law and legislation -- United States,
  • Directors of corporations -- United States -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesNonprofit governance.
    Statementeditor-in-chief, Victor Futter ; managing editors, Judith A. Cion, George W. Overton.
    GenreHandbooks, manuals, etc.
    ContributionsFutter, Victor, 1919-2005., Cion, Judith A., Overton, George W., 1918-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsKF1388 .N657 2002
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxii, 717 p. ;
    Number of Pages717
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21504436M
    ISBN 101590310411
    LC Control Number2002003243
    OCLC/WorldCa49284039

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