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Citizen Involvement A Practical Guide for Change by Peter Beresford, Suzy Croft
  

Citizen Involvement A Practical Guide for Change

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Part of the Practical Social Work Series Series

Synopsis

Citizen Involvement A Practical Guide for Change by Peter Beresford, Suzy Croft

This book offers the first introduction and practical guide to increasing people's say and involvement in their lives, neighbourhood and services. It draws on a major study of initiatives to involve and empower people. It explores a wide range of schemes across a variety of policies and services, including housing, health care, education, community development, social work and social services. It also examines the underlying principles, politics and philosophy of participation. It offers guidelines for participatory policy and practice and a checklist for evaluating and auditing citizen involvement.

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'As a practical guide, this book is helpfully written...' - Brian McGinnis, Mencapnews'


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Book Info

Publication date

14th January 1993

Author

Peter Beresford, Suzy Croft

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Publisher

Palgrave Macmillan

Format

Paperback
258 pages

Categories

Social work
Social issues & processes

ISBN

9780333483015

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