The following texts are excellent sources of information for those interested in the fields of nonprofit management, philanthropy and social entrepreneurship. 



  • Appel, J & Karlan, D.  More than Good Intentions: Improving the Ways the World’s Poor Borrow, Save, Farm, Learn and Stay Healthy. Penguin Group, 2011.


  • Bornstein, D. & Davis, S.  Social Entrepreneurship: What Everyone Needs to Know.  Oxford University Press, 2010. 


  • Bornstein, D. & Davis, S.  How to Change the World.  Social Entrepreneurs and the Power of New Ideas.  Oxford University Press, 2007. 


  • Branson, Richard.  Screw Business as Usual. Random House, 2011.


  • Collins, J.  Good to Great and the Social Sectors: A Monograph to Accompany Good to Great. Harper Collins, 2005.


  • Cruchfield, L. & McLeod Grant, H.  Forces for Good: The Six Practices of High-Impact Nonprofits. Jossey-Bass, 2007.


  • Elkington, John & Hartigan, Pamela.  The Power of Unreasonable People:  How Social Entrepreneurs Create Markets that Change the World. Harvard Business Press. 2008.


  • Mycoskie, Blake.  Start Something That Matters. Spiegel & Grau, 2012.

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