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How the groups organise themselves

Liz Richardson

in DIY Community Action

Published by Policy Press

Published in print March 2008 | ISBN: 9781847420855
Published online March 2012 | e-ISBN: 9781447302124 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1332/policypress/9781847420855.003.0006
How the groups organise themselves

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This chapter discusses the internal workings of community organisations. It looks at how these informal associations organise themselves, how they develop internally in order to deliver activities and services, and what leadership models they have. Their organisational problems and the methods they use to create systems and procedures for their work are also examined. The chapter provides a discussion of what a ‘good’ community group looks like.

Keywords: internal workings; community organisations; leadership models; organisational problems; good community group

Chapter.  10595 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Urban and Rural Studies

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