skip to content
Managing community practice : principles, policies and programmes Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Managing community practice : principles, policies and programmes

Author: Sarah Banks
Publisher: Bristol : Policy, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:

Recent policy trends have moved the principle of community involvement to the centre of the UK government's social inclusion, neighbourhood renewal and health development programmes. The challenges  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sarah Banks
ISBN: 1861343566 9781861343567
OCLC Number: 969892895
Description: 256 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction - management for community practice: "An idea whose time has come" Sarah Banks, Hugh Butcher, Paul Henderson and Jim Robertson. Part I The context: The concept of "community practice" Sarah Banks; The historical and policy context - setting the scene for current debates Marjorie Mayo, Jim Robertson; Linking partnerships and networks Alison Gilchrist. Part II Principles: Organisational management for community practice Hugh Butcher; Individual and organisational development for community practice - an experiential learning approach Hugh Butcher and Jim Robertson; Conflicts of culture and accountability - managing ethical dilemmas and problems in community practice Sarah Banks. Part III Skills and applications: The manager's role in community auditing Yvette Smalle and Paul Henderson; Participative planning and evaluation skills Alan Barr; Sustaining community involvement in programme and project development Georgina Webster. Part IV The way forward: Conclusions - mainstreaming community practice Paul Henderson.
Responsibility: Sarah Banks [and others].

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

This is an excellent text on the complexities of managing community based work. This book makes a positive contribution to the literature on management in the voluntary and statutory sectors of Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/969892895> # Managing community practice : principles, policies and programmes
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "969892895" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/797244589#Place/bristol> ; # Bristol
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/797244589#Topic/community_development_great_britain> ; # Community development--Great Britain
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/307.140941/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/797244589#Place/great_britain> ; # Great Britain.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/797244589#Topic/community_development> ; # Community development
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/797244589#Person/banks_sarah> ; # Sarah Banks
   schema:datePublished "2003" ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/797244589> ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "Managing community practice : principles, policies and programmes"@en ;
   schema:productID "969892895" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/969892895#PublicationEvent/bristol_policy_2003> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/797244589#Agent/policy> ; # Policy
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781861343567> ;
   umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBA3Z8963> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/969892895> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/797244589#Person/banks_sarah> # Sarah Banks
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Banks" ;
   schema:givenName "Sarah" ;
   schema:name "Sarah Banks" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/797244589#Topic/community_development> # Community development
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Community development"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/797244589#Topic/community_development_great_britain> # Community development--Great Britain
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Community development--Great Britain"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781861343567>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "1861343566" ;
   schema:isbn "9781861343567" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.