Designed to help build powerful community organizations, empower ordinary citizens to become leaders, and bring about major social and economic change, this book offers a coherent practice-based framework for understanding social action, with power and empowerment at the center of analysis. Topics include recruiting members, consensus building, leadership, publicity, and fundraising.
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Jacqueline B. Mondros (Author)
Jaqueline Mondros is dean of the Stony Brook University School of Social Welfare. Previously she was the dean of the Silberman School of Social Work at Hunter College CUNY, vice dean of University of Southern California School of Social Work, associate dean of Barry University School of Social Work, and assistant dean of Columbia University School of Social Work. She is the president of the National Association of Social Work Deans and Directors.
Combining theory, wisdom, and case examples, this book has everything you need to know about advocacy and organizing. First rate analysis. . . . Buy it, study it, and apply it! -- Richard Cloward Columbia University School of Social Work
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Book Description Columbia University Press, 1994. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110231067186
Book Description 1994. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Hardcover. This invaluable text on community organizing is designed to help those who want to build powerful community organizations, empower ordinary citizens to become strong leaders, .Shipping may be from our Sydney, NSW warehouse or from our UK or US warehouse, depending on stock availability. 279 pages. 0.585. Bookseller Inventory # 9780231067188
Book Description Columbia University Press, United States, 1994. Hardback. Book Condition: New. New.. Language: English . This book usually ship within 10-15 business days and we will endeavor to dispatch orders quicker than this where possible. Brand New Book. This invaluable text on community organizing is designed to help those who want to build powerful community organizations, empower ordinary citizens to become strong leaders, and bring about change in the major social and economic issues of our day. The book examines specific strategies for building a successful progressive organization that include recruiting members, developing leaders, building consensus, identifying issues, and developing and implementing practices. Rich practice examples are included from neighbourhood, peace, environmental, welfare and homeless, women s and gay and lesbian groups. The authors give detailed advice on everything from planning and implementing strategy, to evaluating and publicizing organizational victories, to structuring and funding social action groups. Bookseller Inventory # BTE9780231067188