ERIC Number: ED062622
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1972-Jan
Reference Count: 0
Deliberate Social Change in the City: List of Suggested Readings.
Duhl, Leonard; Schon, Donald A.
The suggested readings in this occasionally annotated bibliography concerning deliberate socialchange in the city are listed under five subject areas. These subject areas are as follows: I. The Scope of "Social Change"; II. Toward a Theory of Social Change; III. A. The Rational Problem Solving Process, B. Behavioral Approaches to Social Change; Functional Analysis, C. Social Change as Socio-Political Conflict, D. Systems Analysis and Institutional Factors in Change, E. Non-deliberate Approaches to Social Change; IV. A. Influencing the Emergence of Ideas in Good Currency, B. Effecting Shifts in Institutional Policy, C. Instituting Programs from a Central Administrative Base, D. Maneuvering Among Existing Institutions, E. Designing and Bringing into Being a New Institution, F. Changing an Existing Institutional System from Within, G. Changing an Existing Institutional System from Outside; and V. A. Description and Theory of Social Change, B. Nature of Social Change Processes, C. Interaction between the Change Agent and His Environment, D. Normative Questions: Values and Ethics. In addition, nine books that are recommended for purchase are listed. (DB)
Descriptors: Behavioral Sciences, Bibliographies, Books, Change Agents, Community Planning, Institutions, Organization, Problem Solving, Program Development, Resource Materials, Social Change, Social Sciences, Systems Analysis, Urban Areas, Urban Improvement
The Council of Planning Librarians, Post Office Box 229, Monticello, Illinois 61856 ($1.50)
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Authoring Institution: Council of Planning Librarians, Monticello, IL.