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Author Minkler, Meredith.
Title Community organizing and community building for health and welfare [electronic resource] / Meredith Minkler.
Published New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press, 2012.
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 Electronic Book  RA427.8 .M56 2012eb    ONLINE
Edition 3rd ed.
Description 1 online resource (xvii, 489 p.) : ill.
Note "Edited by Meredith Minkler"--Cover.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction to community organizing and community building / Meredith Minkler -- Why organize? Problems and promise in the inner city Barack Obama -- Improving health through community organization and community building : perspectives from health education and social work / Meredith Minkler and Nina Wallerstein -- Contrasting organizing approaches : the "Alinsky Tradition" and Freirian organizing approaches / Marty Martinson and Celina Su -- Community building practice : an expanded conceptual framework / Cheryl L. Walter and Cheryl A. Hyde -- Community, community development, and the forming of authentic partnerships : some critical reflections / Ronald Labonte -- Ethical issues in community organizing and capacity building / Meredith Minkler, Cheri Pies, and Cheryl A. Hyde -- Building partnerships between local health departments and communities : case studies in capacity building and cultural humility / Galen Ellis and Sheryl Walton -- Community health assessment or healthy community assessment : whose community? Whose health? Whose assessment? / Trevor Hancock and Meredith Minkler -- Mapping community capacity / John L. McKnight and John P. Kretzmann -- Selecting and "cutting" the issue / Lee Staples -- Education, participation, and capacity building in community organizing with women of color / Lorraine M. Gutiérrez and Edith A. Lewis -- African American barbershops and beauty salons : an innovative approach to reducing health disparities through community building and health education / Laura Linnan, Stephen Thomas, Heather D'Angelo, and Yvonne Owens Ferguson -- Popular education, participatory research, and community organizing with immigrant restaurant workers in San Francisco's Chinatown : a case study / Charlotte Chang, Alicia L. Salvatore, Pam Tau Lee, Shaw San Liu, and Meredith Minkler -- Creating an online strategy to enhance effective community building and organizing / Nickie Bazell Satariano and Amanda Wong -- Using the arts and new media in community organizing and community building : an overview and case study from post-Katrina New Orleans / Marian McDonald, Caricia Catalani, and Meredith Minkler -- A coalition model for community action / Frances D. Butterfoss and Michelle C. Kegler -- Community organizing for obesity prevention in Humboldt Park, Chicago : the challenges and successes of coalition building across two organizing traditions / Adam B. Becker, Katherine Kaufer Christoffel, José E. López, and José Luis Rodríguez -- Participatory approaches to evaluating community organizing and coalition building / Chris M. Coombe -- Using community organizing and community building to influence public policy / Angela Glover Blackwell, Mildred Thompson, Nicholas Freudenberg, Jeanne Ayers, Doran Schrantz, and Meredith Minkler -- Organizing for health care reform : national and state-level efforts and perspectives / Jacquie Anderson, Michael Miller, and Andrew McGuire -- Media advocacy : a strategy for helping communities change policy / Lori Dorfman and Priscilla Gonzalez -- Appendixes. Principles of community building : a policy perspective / Angela Glover Blackwell and Raymond A. Colmenar ; Action-oriented community diagnosis procedure / Eugenia Eng and Lynn Blanchard ; Challenging ourselves : critical self-reflection on power and privilege / Cheryl A. Hyde ; A ladder of community participation in public health / Mary Anne Morgan and Jennifer Lifshay ; Coalition member assessment / Tom Wolff ; Community mapping and digital technology : tools for organizers / Josh Kirschenbaum and Jason Corburn ; Using force field and "SWOT" analysis as strategic tools in community organizing / Meredith Minkler and Chris Coombe ; A checklist for action / Mark S. Homan ; Criteria for creating triggers or codes for Freirian organizing / Nina Wallerstein ; Scale for measuring perceptions of control at the individual, organizational, neighborhood, and beyond-the-neighborhood levels / Barbara A. Israel, Amy J. Schulz, Edith A. Parker, and Adam B. Becker ; Policy bingo / Mary M. Lee, Rebecca Flournoy, Judith Bell, and Victor Rubin.
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Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Health promotion.
Community health services -- Citizen participation.
Community organization.
Community development.
Related To Print version: Minkler, Meredith. Community organizing and community building for health and welfare. New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press, 2012. Minkler, Meredith. Community organizing and community building for health and welfare. 3rd ed. New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press, c2012.
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