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Building communities from the inside out : a path toward finding and mobilizing a community's assets

Author: John P Kretzmann; John McKnight; Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). Institute for Policy Research.; Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). Asset-Based Community Development Institute.
Publisher: Chicago : The Asset-Based Community Development Institute, 1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This guide summarizes lessons learned by studying successful community-building initiatives in hundreds of neighborhoods across the United States. It outlines in simple, "neighborhood-friendly" terms what local communities can do to start their own journey down the path of asset-based development.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John P Kretzmann; John McKnight; Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). Institute for Policy Research.; Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). Asset-Based Community Development Institute.
ISBN: 087946108X 9780879461089
OCLC Number: 36708153
Description: 376 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Contents: Releasing individual capacities --
Releasing the power of local asociations and organizations --
Capturing local institutions for community building --
Rebuilding the community economy --
Asset-based community development: mobilizing an entire community --
Providing suport for asset-based development: policies and guidelines.
Responsibility: by John P. Kretzmann and John L. McKnight.

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This guide summarizes lessons learned by studying successful community-building initiatives in hundreds of neighborhoods across the United States. It outlines in simple, "neighborhood-friendly" terms what local communities can do to start their own journey down the path of asset-based development.

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