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Community Resilience, Universities and Engaged Research for Today’s World

Editors: Madsen, W., Costigan, L., McNicol, S., Turner, R. (Eds.)

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The increasing development of partnerships between universities and communities allows the research of academics to become engaged with those around them. This book highlights several case studies from a range of disciplines, such as psychology, social work and education to explore how these mutually beneficial relationships function.

About the authors

Wendy Madsen, Central Queensland University, Australia Madonna Chesham, Central Queensland University, Australia Kathy Prentice, Phoenix House, Australia Tania Signal, Central Queensland University, Australia Sarah McNicol, Central Queensland University, Australia Cathy O'Mullan, Central Queensland University, Australia Shelley Pisani, Central Queensland University, Australia Kerry Aprile, Central Queensland University, Australia Helen Huntly, Central Queensland University, Australia Helen Keen-Dyer, Central Queensland University, Australia Andrew Short, Queensland Fire and Emergency Services, Australia Phil Brown, Central Queensland University, Australia Talitha Best, Central Queensland University, Australia Pierre Viljoen, Central Queensland University, Australia

Table of contents (8 chapters)

  • Introduction

    Madsen, Wendy

    Pages 1-4

  • Weaving Together the Strands of Engaged Research and Community Resilience

    Madsen, Wendy (et al.)

    Pages 5-19

  • Engaged Research in Action: Informing Sexual and Domestic Violence Practice and Prevention

    Prentice, Kathy (et al.)

    Pages 20-31

  • Engaging with the Past: Reflecting on Resilience from Community Oral History Projects

    Madsen, Wendy (et al.)

    Pages 32-43

  • Keeping Afloat after the Floods: Engaged Evaluation of a School-Based Arts Project to Promote Recovery

    Madsen, Wendy (et al.)

    Pages 44-54

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Community Resilience, Universities and Engaged Research for Today’s World
Editors
  • W. Madsen
  • L. Costigan
  • S. McNicol
  • Roland Turner
Copyright
2015
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-48105-4
DOI
10.1057/9781137481054
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-48104-7
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-99988-0
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XII, 99
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