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The Development of a Survey to Assess the Type of Capacity within Nonprofit Sport Organizations

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dc.contributor.author Morrison, Christopher
dc.date.accessioned 2011-02-28T19:50:35Z
dc.date.available 2011-02-28T19:50:35Z
dc.date.issued 2011-02-28
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10464/3145
dc.description.abstract The topic of organizational capacity and organizational capacity-building has gained importance among Canadian nonprofit sport organizations. This is illustrated by practitioners calling for increased attention to the capacity-building matters of nonprofit organizations, and two critical Canadian federal government documents outlining strategic direction for the nonprofit sport sector. Consequently, the purpose of this quantitative research study was to develop a valid and reliable survey to categorize nonprofit sport organizations into capacity types identified by Stevens (Stevens, 2006). This quantitative research study offers a preliminary development towards achieving a reliable and valid tool for assessing types of nonprofit sport organizational capacity. This research provides interesting insight into what capacity means by organizing the all-encompassing literature into an easy to understand framework. In addition, it sets the stage for future researchers to build upon this survey development process to achieve a reliable and valid capacity measuring tool. en_US
dc.language.iso eng en_US
dc.publisher Brock University en_US
dc.subject Survey Development Capacity Types en_US
dc.title The Development of a Survey to Assess the Type of Capacity within Nonprofit Sport Organizations en_US
dc.type Electronic Thesis or Dissertation en_US
dc.degree.name M.A. Applied Health Sciences en_US
dc.degree.level Masters en_US
dc.contributor.department Applied Health Sciences Program en_US
dc.degree.discipline Faculty of Applied Health Sciences en_US


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