Chapter

The European context

Paul Henderson

in Including the excluded

Published by Policy Press

Published in print June 2005 | ISBN: 9781861347459
Published online March 2012 | e-ISBN: 9781447302575 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1332/policypress/9781861347459.003.0002
The European context

Show Summary Details

Preview

This chapter places the principles and practice of community development explored in this book within the wider European context. It draws attention to related themes and concepts and to demonstrate how these aspects of the European context reach out to communities and European policies. It specifies theories that relate most powerfully to communities and community development, such as civil society, social capital, capacity building, communities, and the policies.

Keywords: community development; social capital; European policy; capacity building; civil society

Chapter.  5920 words. 

Full text: subscription required

How to subscribe Recommend to my Librarian

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.