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community involvement

Overview page. Subjects: Environmental Science.

An inclusive and democratic approach to planning and management that allows all stakeholders to have their concerns heard and taken seriously, by giving them access to reliable and...

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Participation and accountability in corporate community involvement programmes: a research agenda

Judy N. Muthuri.

in Community Development Journal

April 2008; p ublished online January 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Development Studies; Public Policy; Social Impact of Environmental Issues (Environmental Science); Development Planning and Policy. 4966 words.

Corporate community involvement (CCI) is catching up among businesses operating in developing countries under the wave of corporate social responsibility (CSR). Significantly, CCI discourse...

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A critical evaluation of hierarchical representations of community involvement: Some lessons from the UK

Colin C. Williams.

in Community Development Journal

January 2005; p ublished online January 2005 .

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

This paper evaluates critically the socioeconomic and spatial implications of conceptualizing the different forms of community involvement as a hierarchy rather than a spectrum. Drawing upon...

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Weaving the threads: community development and organizing around the environment – a Scottish perspective

Alex Downie and Deirdre Elrick.

in Community Development Journal

July 2000; p ublished online July 2000 .

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

The changing policy context in Scotland provides opportunities to integrate community development practice and organising around the environment. The development of environmental action in...

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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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Breaking with Tradition? The Church of England and Community Organising

Robert Furbey, Peter Else, Richard Farnell, Paul Lawless, Sue Lund and Benita Wishart.

in Community Development Journal

April 1997; p ublished online April 1997 .

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

This article explores the recent association between the Church of England, through its Church Urban Fund, and Community Organising, an approach to community mobilisation deriving from the...

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Including Young Mothers: Community-based participation and the continuum of active citizenship

Saara Greene.

in Community Development Journal

April 2007; p ublished online August 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Development Studies; Public Policy; Social Impact of Environmental Issues (Environmental Science); Development Planning and Policy. 5535 words.

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In the United Kingdom, the role of the active citizen is often understood in terms of the importance and value attached to community-based citizen...

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Communitarian theory and community development in the United States

William Sites.

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.

Communitarian theory, like many community development efforts in the USA, views the rebuilding of community as a process of social organization involving self-help,...

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Social capital formation and healthy communities: insights from the Colorado Healthy Communities Initiative

Michael Murray.

in Community Development Journal

April 2000; p ublished online April 2000 .

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

The paper examines the contribution made by the Colorado Healthy Communities Initiative to the practice of community led development. This involves 28 community coalitions in a foundation...

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Community cooperation in a voluntary environmental project: some lessons from Swansea, Wales

Niaz Ahmad Khan.

in Community Development Journal

July 1999; p ublished online July 1999 .

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

There has been an unprecedented enthusiasm about environment and community cooperation lately. This article examines the performance of a voluntary organization in organizing the local...

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Social workers and the ethical dilemmas of community action campaigns: lessons from the Australian State of Victoria

Philip Mendes.

in Community Development Journal

April 2002; p ublished online April 2002 .

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

In recent years, Australian social workers have become increasingly involved in local community action campaigns. Many of these campaigns involve highly contentious civil disobedience action...

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Exploring the community waste sector:Are sustainable development and social capital useful concepts for project-level research?

David Luckin and Liz Sharp.

in Community Development Journal

January 2005; p ublished online January 2005 .

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

The concept of sustainable development implies that social, economic and environmental objectives should be delivered together, and that they can be achieved through enhanced community...

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A critical look at community based tourism

Kirsty Blackstock.

in Community Development Journal

January 2005; p ublished online January 2005 .

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

Community based tourism (CBT) could be one way of creating a more sustainable tourism industry. This article critically reviews the CBT approach in light of fieldwork in a North Queensland...

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Community development through participatory arts: Lessons learned from a community arts and regeneration project in South Liverpool

Phil Carey and Sue Sutton.

in Community Development Journal

April 2004; p ublished online April 2004 .

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

The role of arts in encouraging participation and community development is increasingly recognized. This paper centres on a large-scale community arts programme in the Speke/Garston area of...

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An analysis of citizen participation in anti-poverty programmes

Glenn A. Bowen.

in Community Development Journal

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Development Studies; Public Policy; Social Impact of Environmental Issues (Environmental Science); Development Planning and Policy. 4443 words.

This article explores citizen participation, describing levels, forms and benefits of participation by local community members. In particular, it analyses citizen involvement in...

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From recognition to support: Community development workers in the United Kingdom

Paul Henderson and Andrew Glen.

in Community Development Journal

July 2006; p ublished online July 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Development Studies; Public Policy; Social Impact of Environmental Issues (Environmental Science); Development Planning and Policy. 5848 words.

This paper discusses the main findings of a major survey of UK community development workers. The authors also point to some serious weaknesses facing the community development profession in...

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Citizen in action: Citizenship and community development in a Northern Ireland context

Ruth Lister.

in Community Development Journal

July 1998; p ublished online July 1998 .

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

Community development can be understood as an expression of citizenship in action. A synthesis of two different citizenship traditions is proposed so that citizenship is...

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Faith communities, regeneration and social exclusion: developing a research agenda

Richard Farnell.

in Community Development Journal

October 2001; p ublished online October 2001 .

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

In the discourse and practice of regeneration in the UK there is a growing recognition that communities that define themselves primarily in relation to their faith have been ignored. This...

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The Importance of Community Participation in Coastal Zone Management: a Bangladesh Perspective

Golam M. Mathbor.

in Community Development Journal

April 1997; p ublished online April 1997 .

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

The Coast of Bangladesh, comprising the complex delta of the Ganges-Brahmaputra-Meghna river systems, has immense resources for development. In terms of development efforts, however this...

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Strategic Development Planning at the Community Level: A Modification to Participatory Planning

Michael Warner.

in Community Development Journal

October 1996; p ublished online October 1996 .

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

The last fifteen years has seen the evolution and dissemination of methodologies for participative project planning. Criticisms of these methodologies include their isolation from...

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Re-thinking mental health for indigenous Australian communities: communities as context for mental health

Bernard Guerin and Pauline Guerin.

in Community Development Journal

October 2012; p ublished online October 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Development Studies; Public Policy; Social Impact of Environmental Issues (Environmental Science); Development Planning and Policy. 5358 words.

Contributing to developing and supporting sustainable mental health and social well being for Indigenous Australians living in remote communities is complex, with much diversity within and...

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