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Introduction: Mobility, Property, and Community

William A. Fischel.

in Making the Grade

November 2009; p ublished online February 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Microeconomics. 4697 words.

This book focuses on public education and educational reforms. It has two connotations for school districts. The more obvious and contemporary is the demand for public schools to conform to...

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Building communities collaboratively: the Milton Keynes Community Mobiliser Service

Deborah H. Drake, Katy Simmons and Kate Smith.

in Community Development Journal

April 2014; p ublished online June 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Development Studies; Public Policy; Social Impact of Environmental Issues (Environmental Science); Development Planning and Policy. 5702 words.

This article describes the development and continuing work of the Community Mobiliser Service in Milton Keynes, United Kingdom. It presents selected findings from two qualitative evaluation...

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Images for change: community development, community arts and photography

Rod Purcell.

in Community Development Journal

January 2009; p ublished online September 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Development Studies; Public Policy; Social Impact of Environmental Issues (Environmental Science); Development Planning and Policy. 4247 words.

This article explores how community development objectives can be achieved through critical photographic practice. It summarizes the literature relating to community arts practice and its...

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Revisiting ‘community’ in community-based natural resource management

Chetan Kumar.

in Community Development Journal

July 2005; p ublished online February 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Development Studies; Public Policy; Social Impact of Environmental Issues (Environmental Science); Development Planning and Policy. 4130 words.

This article is concerned with the diverse nature and interest in the concept of ‘community’ and especially as it applies to community-based natural resource management projects that have...

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Community development and community renewal: tracing the workings of power

Ann Ingamells.

in Community Development Journal

April 2007; p ublished online January 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Development Studies; Public Policy; Social Impact of Environmental Issues (Environmental Science); Development Planning and Policy. 5041 words.

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Although Third Way community programmes produce practice opportunities that appear familiar to community development workers, they also produce a...

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The WTO Enabling Clause and Positive Conditionality in the European Community's GSP Program

Lorand Bartels.

in Journal of International Economic Law

June 2003; p ublished online June 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Financial Law; Public International Law; Economics. 0 words.

Like virtually all developed countries, the European Community grants special trade preferences to developing countries by way of a generalized scheme of preferences, known as a GSP program....

Growing food, growing community: Community Supported Agriculture in rural Iowa

Betty Wells, Shelly Gradwell and Rhonda Yoder.

in Community Development Journal

January 1999; p ublished online January 1999 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Development Studies; Public Policy; Social Impact of Environmental Issues (Environmental Science); Development Planning and Policy. 0 words.

The emergence of Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) in Iowa holds promise for rural areas. CSA offers opportunities for small-scale, beginning and part-time farmers, not only growers of...

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Transitioning communities: community, participation and the Transition Town movement

Phil Connors and Peter McDonald.

in Community Development Journal

October 2011; p ublished online February 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Development Studies; Public Policy; Social Impact of Environmental Issues (Environmental Science); Development Planning and Policy. 5639 words.

The Transition Town (TT) movement has grown to become a global phenomenon aimed at assisting towns and communities to envision sustainable and self-reliant futures post peak oil. Arguably,...

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Health impact assessment as community participation

Nicole Iroz-Elardo.

in Community Development Journal

April 2015; p ublished online November 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Development Studies; Development Planning and Policy; Public Policy. 5729 words.

Health impact assessment (HIA) is a tool by which prospective policies and plans are evaluated for their potential impact on human health outcomes. This interdisciplinary practice uses...

Cooperation in Community Interaction Without Information Flows

Parikshit Ghosh and Debraj Ray.

in The Review of Economic Studies

July 1996 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Economics. 0 words.

We study cooperative behaviour in communities where the flow of information regarding past conduct is limited or missing. Players are initially randomly matched with no knowledge of each...

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Consumer Benefits from Community Supported Agriculture Membership

Jack P. Cooley and Daniel A. Lass.

in Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy

January 1998; p ublished online January 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Economics. 0 words.

Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) is a recent institution in agriculture. In CSA, both the farmer and consumer share the risks and the bounty of farm production. This study focuses on...

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Participatory community development: evidence from Thailand

Krittinee Nuttavuthisit, Pavitra Jindahra and Pattarawan Prasarnphanich.

in Community Development Journal

January 2015; p ublished online February 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Development Studies; Development Planning and Policy; Public Policy. 5699 words.

Participation in community development is the key to promoting efficiency, accountability, and transparency in resource allocations for community development, resulting in fewer problems of...

Community businesses – lessons from Liverpool, UK

Karen Leeming.

in Community Development Journal

July 2002; p ublished online July 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Development Studies; Public Policy; Social Impact of Environmental Issues (Environmental Science); Development Planning and Policy. 0 words.

One of the reactions to the apparent inability of central government policies to cope with the scale and pace of localized decline has been the growth of local economic development...

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What is a ‘faith community’?

Adam Dinham.

in Community Development Journal

October 2011; p ublished online March 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Development Studies; Public Policy; Social Impact of Environmental Issues (Environmental Science); Development Planning and Policy. 5684 words.

This article asks ‘what is a faith community?’ This is important because of a re-emergence of faith and the ‘faith community’ as a public category in many Western countries. This is...

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Community Development in a Global Context

Gary Craig.

in Community Development Journal

January 1998; p ublished online January 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Development Studies; Public Policy; Social Impact of Environmental Issues (Environmental Science); Development Planning and Policy. 0 words.

ABSTRACT Community development is often thought of as an essentially local approach to problem-solving. With the globalization of the economy, and the emergence of transnational...

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Community development: building on contradiction

Hilde Van Vlaenderen and David Neves.

in Community Development Journal

January 2011; p ublished online December 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Development Studies; Public Policy; Social Impact of Environmental Issues (Environmental Science); Development Planning and Policy. 3926 words.

This paper seeks to help enhance community development programmes by providing a dialogical-activity theoretical framework to analyse stakeholder interpretations and actions in a community...

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Placemaking in rural new gateway communities

Katia Balassiano and Marta Maria Maldonado.

in Community Development Journal

October 2015; p ublished online December 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Development Studies; Development Planning and Policy; Public Policy. 5902 words.

Placemaking, or the process of becoming intimate with ones′ surroundings, can serve as an indicator of immigrant integration. This article contributes to the scholarship of geographically...

Community organizing in the United States

Robert Fisher and James DeFilippis.

in Community Development Journal

July 2015; p ublished online June 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Development Studies; Development Planning and Policy; Public Policy. 6885 words.

This article discusses community organizing (CO) in the United States. It is not a comprehensive survey of the entirety of CO in the US context, but instead addresses key components over...

Four different approaches to community participation

Heather Fraser.

in Community Development Journal

July 2005; p ublished online February 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Development Studies; Public Policy; Social Impact of Environmental Issues (Environmental Science); Development Planning and Policy. 5646 words.

This paper explores some of the politics of community work by examining four basic community participation approaches. Moving from the right of politics to the left, it overviews some of the...

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Finance, social economics and community development

Brendan Murtagh and Niamh Goggin.

in Community Development Journal

July 2015; p ublished online December 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Development Studies; Development Planning and Policy; Public Policy. 5998 words.

The last three decades have seen social enterprises in the United Kingdom pushed to the forefront of welfare delivery, workfare and area-based regeneration. For critics, this is...