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Encouraging community development

Loureide J. Biddle

Encouraging community development

a training guide to local workers

by Loureide J. Biddle

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Published by Holt, Rinehart and Winston in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby L.J. Biddle and W.W. Biddle.
ContributionsBiddle, William Wishart.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19944112M

  Community capacity is an important consideration in O In recent years, more often than not, community community development as the process of community development has involved local people seeking and development itself often results in increased capacity. taking advantage of opportunities or working together to Therefore, the two are. The United Nations defines community development as "a process where community members come together to take collective action and generate solutions to common problems." It is a broad concept, applied to the practices of civic leaders, activists, involved citizens, and professionals to improve various aspects of communities, typically aiming to build stronger and more resilient local communities.

These stories are brought together in Building Communities from the Inside Out, the publication that launched the Asset-Based Community Development Institute. Now a must-have volume for community builders around the nation and the world, the Green Book, as it is fondly known, also launched the development of an extensive library of community. Cecilia, a librarian in Santa Monica, California, believes that libraries are more than just stacks of books. Our Rural Communities The Census will have a direct impact on small towns and rural areas across the country for the next 10 years.

One promising development is the federal Safe and Drug-Free Schools program's recent recognition of the importance of community building; its August national technical assistance meeting in Washington, D.C., gave community building center stage as an effective violence prevention strategy. This book details a systemic approach to the practice of sustainable community development (SDC) that will encourage full participatory involvement and earn confidence for all peoples. Since Brundtland there has not been a more thorough presentation of sustainable development than the first 3 chapters of Practice for Sustainable Community.


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