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The structure of women"s nonprofit organizations

by Rebecca L. Bordt

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Published by Indiana University Press in Bloomington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New York (State),
  • New York
    • Subjects:
    • Nonprofit organizations -- New York (State) -- New York -- Management -- Case studies.,
    • Women executives -- New York (State) -- New York -- Case studies.,
    • Organization -- Case studies.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 103-110) and index.

      StatementRebecca L. Bordt.
      SeriesIU Center on Philanthropy series in governance
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD62.6 .B67 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 114 p. ;
      Number of Pages114
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL659889M
      ISBN 100253333474
      LC Control Number97005225

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