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Community Development Foundation (Great Britain)

Overview
Works: 213 works in 292 publications in 1 language and 2,548 library holdings
Genres: Case studies  Abstracts 
Roles: Other
Classifications: HN400.C6, 361.8
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The well-connected community : a networking approach to community development by Alison Gilchrist( Book )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The book is aimed at practitioners, trainers, policy makers and managers who are working with communities or responsible for community participation strategies. It promotes networking as a vital component of community development and explains how it contributes to government policy objectives."--Jacket
Children and communities( Book )

3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection addresses two crucial and linked questions: how can children participate in decision-making activities which impact on their lives?; and how can children keep hold of their rights in neighbourhoods - play, access, safety - at a time when those rights are severely threatened?
Community work by Alan C Twelvetrees( Book )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This work brings together theory and practical advice in a concise yet comprehensive guide to the main tasks, challenges and debates facing community workers
Community and public policy( Book )

4 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rural action : a collection of community work case studies by Paul Henderson( Book )

3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book contains 10 case studies of rural community development in England, Wales, Scotland, Ireland, and Catalonia, as seen from the perspective of community-work practitioners. Development projects encompassed such activities as promotion of tourism, establishment of community centers, vocational training for school dropouts, adult community education, community action on housing and environmental issues, job development, rural networking, programs for children and youth, skills training for workers, and development of community social services. The book is organized into three parts--remote rural areas, areas of industrial change, and issue-based work. It contains the following chapters: (1) "Connemara West: a Rural Community Development Project" (Kieran O'Donohue); (2)"'Almost an Island': a Tenants' Association in Highland Region" (John Ferguson and Bill Anderson); (3) "Protest, Affirmation and Adult Education on the Loughshore" (Niall Fitzduff); (4) "Tackling the Effects of Rural Unemployment in East Cleveland" (Allan Cassidy); (5) "The People Who Came Back: Community Work in a Welsh Ex-Mining Valley" (Alice Greenlees); (6) "Organisation and Adult Education in the North Derbyshire Coalfield" (Chris Eames); (7) "Community Regeneration in a Pennine Valley--and Daffodils" (Marion Horton); (8) "Community Work Principles and Rural Housing in Wiltshire" (Diana Farrow); (9) "a Social Services-Based Project in Catalonia" (Carme Colilles and Lurdes Ribera); and (10) "Village Halls and Community Development" (Louise Beaton). A conclusion, by Paul Henderson and David Francis, summarizes key themes and implications for rural community-work practice. Contains an index and contributor profiles. (Sv)
Networking in Europe : a guide to European voluntary organisations by Brian Harvey( Book )

6 editions published between 1992 and 1995 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Changing Europe : challenges facing the voluntary and community sectors in the 1990s by Sean Baine( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Planning with children for better communities : the challenge to professionals by Claire Freeman( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Planning with children for better communities is important reading for local authority planners and policy makers, project workers, community development workers, children's rights officers, youth workers, play workers and students of social and community work and politics. It should also be read by those people in the voluntary and community sector concerned with children's issues relating to planning and community development."--BOOK JACKET
Practising community development : experience in Strathclyde by Alan Barr( Book )

4 editions published between 1991 and 1996 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arts and communities : the report of the national inquiry into arts and the community by Community Development Foundation (Great Britain)( Book )

3 editions published in 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Community development and networking by Alison Gilchrist( Book )

2 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Signposts to community development by Marilyn Taylor( Book )

2 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Building community strengths : a resource book on capacity building by Steve Skinner( Book )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Assessing community strengths : a practical handbook for planning capacity building by Steve Skinner( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Community groups handbook by Maggie Pearse( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Formerly entitled : Communities, issues & authorities
Strengthening communities : a guide to capacity building for communities and the public sector by Steve Skinner( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Community economic development : rhetoric or reality?( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Signposts to local democracy : local governance, communitarianism and community development by Paul Henderson( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Open to interpretation : community perceptions of the social benefits of public libraries by Kevin Harris( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Community development and rural issues by David Francis( Book )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2001 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The well-connected community : a networking approach to community development
Alternative Names

controlled identityCommunity Projects Foundation

CDF

CDF (Community Development Foundation (Great Britain))

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English (60)

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Community workPlanning with children for better communities : the challenge to professionals