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Defining the nonprofit sector

Helmut K. Anheier

Defining the nonprofit sector

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by Helmut K. Anheier

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Published by Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Md .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statement[by] Helmut K. Anheier and Wolfgang Seibel.
SeriesWorking papers of the Johns Hopkins Comparative Nonprofit Sector Project -- No.6
ContributionsSeibel, Wolfgang.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13907749M


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