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Managing community practice – Principles, policies and programmes - Policy Press Scholarship Online
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Managing community practice: Principles, policies and programmes

Sarah Banks, Hugh L Butcher, and Paul Henderson


Recent policy trends have moved the principle of community involvement to the centre of the UK government's social inclusion, neighbourhood renewal and health development programmes. The challenges to managers involved in such work are addressed directly by this book. The book provides material on a key — and neglected — aspect of the government's agenda: how organisations can work effectively in communities and in partnership with local community groups. It brings together contributions on the meaning, principles and application of managing community practice. Its distinctive feature is its f ... More

Keywords: social inclusion, regeneration, neighbourhood renewal, health development, communities, community groups, community practice

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2003 Print ISBN-13: 9781861343567
Published to Policy Press Scholarship Online: March 2012 DOI:10.1332/policypress/9781861343567.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Sarah Banks, editor

Hugh L Butcher, editor

Paul Henderson, editor

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