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Title The Handbook of community practice / edited by Marie Weil ; associate editors, Michael Reisch ... [and others]
Published Thousand Oaks, Calif. ; London : Sage Publications, [2005]


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Description xvi, 708 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Series Counseling and psychotherapy transcripts, client narratives, and reference works.
Contents Preface / Marie Weil -- 1. Introduction : contexts and challenges for 21st-century communities / Marie Weil -- 2. History, context, and emerging issues for community practice / Robert Fisher -- 3. Diverse populations and community practice / Teiahsha Bankhead and John L. Erlich -- 4. Theorizing in community practice : essential tools for building community, promoting social justice, and implementing social change / Beth Glover Reed -- 5. Communities and social policy issues : persistent poverty, economic inclusion, and asset building / Yolanda C. Padilla and Michael Sherraden -- 6. Evolution, models, and the changing context of community practice / Marie Weil and Dorothy N. Gamble -- 7. Development theory and community practice / James Midgley and Michelle Livermore -- 8. Sustainable community development / Dorothy N. Gamble and Marie D. Hoff -- 9. The practice of community organizing / Herbert J. Rubin and Irene S. Rubin -- 10. Which side are you on? : social work, community organizing, and the labor movement / Steve Burghardt and Michael Fabricant -- 11. Social planning with communities : theory and practice / Marie Weil -- 12. From community planning to changing communities : fundraising and fund allocation for human services / Eleanor L. Brilliant -- 13. Participatory methods in community practice : popular education and participatory rural appraisal / Paul Castelloe and Dorothy N. Gamble -- 14. Political, social, and legislative action / Jacqueline Mondros -- 15. Radical community organizing / Michael Reisch -- 16. Coalitions as social change agents / Maria Roberts-DeGennaro and Terry Mizrahi -- 17. Four models of policy practice : local, state, and national arenas / Bruce S. Jansson, David Dempsey, Jacquelyn McCroskey and Robert Schneider -- 18. Multicultural community practice strategies and intergroup empowerment / Lorraine Gutierrez, Edith A. Lewis, Biren (Ratnesh) A. Nagda, Laura Wernick and Nancy Shore -- 19. Feminist community practice / Cheryl Hyde -- 20. Rise up and build the cities : faith-based community organizing / Ram A. Cnaan, Stephanie C. Boddie and Gaynor I. Yancey -- 21. Service coordination : practical concerns for community practitioners / John Morrison -- 22. Rural community practice : organizing, planning, and development / Iris Carlton-LaNey, Susan Murty and Lynne Clemmons Morris -- 23. Community practice in adult health and mental health settings / Anna Scheyett and Erin Drinnin -- 24. Community practice in children's mental health : developing cultural competence and family-centered services in systems of care models / Terry L. Cross and Barbara J. Friesen -- 25. Community building and family-centered service collaboratives / Elizabeth A. Mulroy, Kristine E. Nelson and Denise Gour -- 26. Community economic and social development / Herbert J. Rubin and Margaret Sherrard Sherraden -- 27. Investing in socially and economically distressed communities : comprehensive strategies for inner-city community and youth development / Walter C. Farrell, Jr. and James H. Johnson, Jr. -- 28. Global change and indicators of social development / Richard J. Estes -- 29. Community practice challenges in the global economy / Michael Reisch -- 30. Women's participation in community economic development : the microcredit strategy / Salome Raheim, Helzi Noponen and Catherine Foster Alter -- 31. Revisiting community-based administration, program management, and monitoring / Willliam E. Buffum -- 32. Fundraising, programming and community organizing : working with donors, investors, collaborators, and purchasers / Armand Lauffer -- 33. Community-based research and methods in community practice / Julian Chun-Chung Chow and Kelsey Crowe -- 34. Empowerment research / Joan Pennell, Helzi Noponen and Marie Weil -- 35. Practice in the electronic community / Roger A. Lohmann and John McNutt -- 36. Integrating and distributing administrative data to support community change / Amy E. Hillier and Dennis P. Culhane
Notes Formerly CIP. Uk
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Notes Also available online
Mode of access: Internet via World Wide Web
Subject Community-based social services.
Community organization.
Community development.
Community psychology.
Author Weil, Marie, 1941-
Reisch, Michael, 1948-
Sage Publications.
LC no. 2004009280
ISBN 076192177X cloth
Other Titles Community practice
SAGE Reference Online Handbook 2000-2007 Backlist Collection