Partnerships and power in community regeneration

Taylor Marjorie Mayo and Marilyn

in Partnership working

Published by Policy Press

Published in print July 2001 | ISBN: 9781861342201
Published online March 2012 | e-ISBN: 9781447302919 | DOI:
Partnerships and power in community regeneration

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This chapter examines the challenges inherent in partnership working with communities and service users and the questions of power and power imbalances in partnerships for community regeneration. It describes the evaluations of a range of regeneration initiatives and considers how far the continuing barriers to partnership can be eroded and the tensions addressed. It discusses some of the practical steps that need to be taken to strengthen partnership working in policy making, service delivery, consultation and training.

Keywords: partnership working; power imbalances; community regeneration; policy making; service delivery

Chapter.  6251 words. 

Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology

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