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The community development reader : history, themes and Issues

Author: Gary Craig
Publisher: Bristol, UK ; Portland, OR : Policy Press, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Community development emerged as a recognised occupational activity in the United Kingdom in the 1950s. Since then, whilst struggling to remain true to its basic values it has often been manipulated to serve differing policy and political purposes. This reader traces its changing fortunes through a selection of readings from key writers.
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Gary Craig
ISBN: 9781847427052 1847427057 9781847427045 1847427049
OCLC Number: 668198422
Description: viii, 352 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: Section one: Debates and themes: setting the scene; Section two: In and against the state: mid-1960s to mid to late 1970s; Section three: In and against the market: mid to late 1970s to early 1990s; Section four: Between the state and the market? early 1990s onwards; Section five: Afterword; Section six: Key texts and resources.
Responsibility: edited by Gary Craig [and others].

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