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A dynamic balance : social capital and sustainable community development

Author: Ann Dale; Jenny Onyx
Publisher: Vancouver, B.C. : UBC Press, ©2005.
Series: Sustainability and the environment.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Essay : EnglishView all editions and formats
"Sustainable development is often viewed as having three imperatives: ecological, economic, and social. A Dynamic Balance illuminates the importance of the social dimension as it examines the links between social capital and sustainable development within the overall context of local community development. Looking at case studies in both Australia and Canada, the contributors draw upon lessons learned to reconnect  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Case studies
Cas, Études de
Cas, Études de
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Dynamic balance.
Vancouver, B.C. : UBC Press, ©2005
(DLC) 2005432989
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ann Dale; Jenny Onyx
ISBN: 9780774851411 0774851414
OCLC Number: 180772847
Notes: Limited edition of 400 copies.
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (x, 275 pages) : illustrations
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Social capital and sustainable community development / Ann Dale --
Ecological and social systems / Vivienne Wilson --
Social ecology as a framework for understanding and working with social capital and sustainability within rural communities / Stuart B. Hill --
Enabling structures for coordinated action / Jo Barraket --
Negotiating interorganizational domains / Suzanne Benn and Jenny Onyx --
Modelling social capital in a remote Australian indigenous community / Paul Memmott and Anna Meltzer --
Stones: social capital in Canadian aboriginal communities / Lesley Moody and Isabel Cordua-von Specht --
Communities of practice for building social capital in rural Australia: a case study of ExecutiveLink / Sue Kilpatrick and Frank Vanclay --
Social capital and the sustainability of rural or remote communities: evidence from the Australian community survey / Alan Black and Philip Hughes --
Social capital and sustainable development: the case of Broken Hill / Jenny Onyx and Lynelle Osburn --
Social capital mobilization for ecosystem conservation / Jennie Sparkes --
Values, social acceptability, and social capital: the Canadian nuclear waste disposal case / Grant Sheng --
The challenges of traditional models of governance in the creation of social capital / Tony Boydell --
Exciting the collective imagination / James Tansey.
Series Title: Sustainability and the environment.
Other Titles: Social capital and sustainable community development
Responsibility: edited by Ann Dale and Jenny Onyx.
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Illustrates the links between two normally disparate literatures-social capital and sustainable development-within the overall context of local community development.  Read more...


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