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2016-2017 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog

PA 360 - Voluntarism and the Nonprofit Sector

A survey of voluntarism and the nonprofit sector in America. Historical development, policy questions, funding issues and trends of major subsectors (religion, education, health, social services, the arts) are examined. The sector's interdependence with government and business and its basis in philanthropy and democracy are interwoven throughout the topics. Offered fall and winter semesters.

Credits: 3

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