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Community Research for Community Development

Editors: Mayo, M., Mendiwelso-Bendek, Z., Packham, C. (Eds.)

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This book explores the contributions that research, with refugees and with faith-based organizations for example, makes to strengthen community development and consequently promote active citizenship and social justice.

About the authors

Hannah Berry, Manchester Metropolitan University, UK Juan Camilo Cock, Praxis, UK Adam Dinham, Goldsmiths, University of London, UK Rebecca Herron, University of Lincoln, UK Daniella Holland, Goldsmiths, University of London, UK Hannah Jones, Open University, UK Vaughan Jones, Praxis, UK Green Nyoni, Manchester Metropolitan University, UK Gabi Recknagel, Goldsmiths, University of London, UK Alison Rooke, Goldsmiths, University of London, UK Chrissie Tiller, Goldsmiths, London University, UK Jane Watts, National Institute of Adult Continuing Education, UK Robin Wright, University of Lincoln, UK

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"By bringing together a group of academics who have actually engaged with community organisations, [this book] has given us a collection of essays which combine analytical clarity with practical understanding." - Henry Tam, University of Cambridge, UK


Table of contents (13 chapters)

  • Community Development, Community Organising and Third Sector-University Research Partnerships

    Mayo, Marjorie (et al.)

    Pages 3-18

  • How Inclusive and How Empowering? Two Case Studies Researching the Impact of Active Citizenship Learning Initiatives in a Social Policy Context

    Recknagel, Gabi (et al.)

    Pages 19-39

  • Impact Measurement or Agenda-Setting?

    Jones, Hannah (et al.)

    Pages 43-64

  • Research with Refugee and Asylum Seeker Organisations: Challenges of Insider Action Research

    Nyoni, Green

    Pages 65-77

  • Researching Empowerment in Practice: Working with a Women’s Refugee and Asylum Group

    Berry, Hannah

    Pages 78-91

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Community Research for Community Development
Editors
  • M. Mayo
  • Z. Mendiwelso-Bendek
  • C. Packham
Copyright
2013
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-03474-8
DOI
10.1057/9781137034748
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-03473-1
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-44194-5
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIII, 260
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