Deepening Community

Emancipatory and Participatory Methodologies in Peace, Critical, and Community Psychology

Emancipatory and Participatory Methodologies in Peace, Critical, and Community Psychology By Mohamed Seedat, Shahnaaz Suffla, Daniel J. Christie
English | EPUB | 2017 | 209 Pages | ISBN : 3319634887 | 1.18 MB

Offering a unique set of case studies that invites readers to question and reimagine the concept of community engagement, this collected work provides an overview and analysis of numerous, creative participatory research methods designed to improve well-being at both the individual and societal level.
Emancipatory and Participatory Methodologies in Peace, Critical, and Community Psychology (Peace Psychology Book Series)

Emancipatory and Participatory Methodologies in Peace, Critical, and Community Psychology (Peace Psychology Book Series) by Mohamed Seedat
English | 26 Oct. 2017 | ISBN: 3319634887 | 206 Pages | PDF | 2.96 MB

Dynamics of Community Formation: Developing Identity and Notions of Home  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Oct. 16, 2017
Dynamics of Community Formation: Developing Identity and Notions of Home

Dynamics of Community Formation: Developing Identity and Notions of Home By Robert W. Compton, Jr., Ho Hon Leung, Yaser Robles
English | PDF,EPUB | 2017 (2018 Edition) | 260 Pages | ISBN : 1137533587 | 3.40 MB

This interdisciplinary work discusses the construction, maintenance, evolution, and destruction of home and community spaces, which are central to the development of social cohesion. By examining how people throughout the world form different communities to establish a sense of home, the volume surveys the formation of identity within the context of rapid development, global and domestic neoliberal and political governmental policies, and various societal pressures.

The Community Resilience Reader: Essential Resources for an Era of Upheaval  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Oct. 14, 2017
The Community Resilience Reader: Essential Resources for an Era of Upheaval

The Community Resilience Reader: Essential Resources for an Era of Upheaval By Daniel Lerch
English | PDF | 2017 | 355 Pages | ISBN : 1610918606 | 7.43 MB

The sustainability challenges of yesterday have become today’s resilience crises. National and global efforts have failed to stop climate change, transition from fossil fuels, and reduce inequality. We must now confront these and other increasingly complex problems by building resilience at the community level. But what does that mean in practice, and how can it be done in a way that’s effective and equitable?
Research Design: Quantitative, Qualitative, Mixed Methods, Arts-Based, and Community-Based Participatory Research Approaches

Research Design: Quantitative, Qualitative, Mixed Methods, Arts-Based, and Community-Based Participatory Research Approaches by Patricia Leavy PhD
English | 2017 | ISBN: 1462529992, 1462514383 | 301 pages | PDF | 4,3 MB

Community Engagement in Higher Education: Policy Reforms and Practice  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by step778 at Oct. 13, 2017
Community Engagement in Higher Education: Policy Reforms and Practice

W. James Jacob, Stewart E. Sutin, John C. Weidman, "Community Engagement in Higher Education: Policy Reforms and Practice"
2015 | pages: 344 | ISBN: 9463000054 | PDF | 11,9 mb
An Environmental History of the World: Humankind's Changing Role in the Community of Life, 2 edition

An Environmental History of the World: Humankind's Changing Role in the Community of Life, 2 edition by J. Donald Hughes
English | 2009 | ISBN: 0415481503 | 320 pages | PDF | 5 MB

NGOs, Social Capital and Community Empowerment in Bangladesh (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by libr at Oct. 12, 2017
NGOs, Social Capital and Community Empowerment in Bangladesh (repost)

NGOs, Social Capital and Community Empowerment in Bangladesh by M.Rezaul Islam
English | 2016 | ISBN: 9811017468 | 155 pages | PDF | 3,2 MB

Community Seed Production Sustainability in Rice-Wheat Farming (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by step778 at Oct. 12, 2017
Community Seed Production Sustainability in Rice-Wheat Farming (Repost)

Narayan Prasad Khanal, Keshav Lall Maharjan, "Community Seed Production Sustainability in Rice-Wheat Farming"
2015 | pages: 194 | ISBN: 4431554734 | PDF | 4,2 mb
Developing Affordable and Accessible Community-Based Housing for Vulnerable Adults: Proceedings of a Workshop

Developing Affordable and Accessible Community-Based Housing for Vulnerable Adults: Proceedings of a Workshop
by Engineering, and Medicine National Academies of Sciences, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, Health and Medicine Division, Board on Population Health and Public Health Practice, Board on Health Sciences Policy, Roundtable on the Promotion of Health Equity and the Elimination of Health Disparities, Disability, and Independence Forum on Aging
English | Aug. 28, 2017 | ASIN: B0756J9XTS | 109 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

Accessible and affordable housing can enable community living, maximize independence, and promote health for vulnerable populations. However, the United States faces a shortage of affordable and accessible housing for low-income older adults and individuals living with disabilities. This shortage is expected to grow over the coming years given the population shifts leading to greater numbers of older adults and of individuals living with disabilities.