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International community organisingTaking power, making change$
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Dave Beck and Rod Purcell

Print publication date: 2013

Print ISBN-13: 9781847429773

Published to Policy Press Scholarship Online: January 2014

DOI: 10.1332/policypress/9781847429773.001.0001

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Community organising revisited: the Industrial Areas Foundation model

Community organising revisited: the Industrial Areas Foundation model

Chapter:
(p.45) Three Community organising revisited: the Industrial Areas Foundation model
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International community organising
Author(s):

Dave Beck

Rod Purcell

Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:10.1332/policypress/9781847429773.003.0003

This chapter explores the Industrial Areas Foundation model of community organising. In particular it explores two Chicago based case studies from the early years of the Industrial Areas Foundation (IAF): Back of the Yards and The Woodlawn Organisation. The chapter goes on to review and critique the current activity of the IAF.

Keywords:   Industrial Areas Foundation, Back of the Yards, The Woodlawn Organisation

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