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Community development : a critical approach

Author: Margaret Ledwith
Publisher: Bristol : Policy Press, 2011.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : Second editionView all editions and formats
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Community development finds itself in times of unprecedented political, social and economic change, locally and globally, at the same time as divisions between poverty and privilege widen. Building practical approaches to theory and theoretical approaches to practice, this updated and expanded second edition of a bestselling text develops critiques of the changing context and identifies challenges faced by community  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Ledwith, Margaret.
Community development.
Bristol : Policy Press, 2011
(DLC) 2011288942
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Margaret Ledwith
ISBN: 9781447300830 1447300831 1447314166 9781447314165 9781847426475 1847426476 1847426468 9781847426468
OCLC Number: 953859091
Description: 1 online resource (248 pages)
Contents: Opening thoughts: unprecedented political times --
Why empower? --
The story of a community --
Doing community development --
Organising in the community --
Collective action for change --
The power of ideas --
Critiques of Freire and Gramsci --
Towards a Freirean-feminist-anti-racist pedagogy --
Organising for social transformation.
Responsibility: Margaret Ledwith.

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This updated and expanded second edition of a bestselling text develops critiques of the changing context and identifies challenges faced by community development.  Read more...

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"..Ledwith..makes a powerful case for recognising the potential of community strategies contributing to a moe just and sustainable world." Steve Rogowski in Professional Social Work "In the space of Read more...

 
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