ERIC Number: ED146415
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977-Sep
Reference Count: 0
Citizen Participation. What Others Say...What Others Do...
Warden, John W.
This booklet is about what people say and do with regard to citizen participation. Explanations and key resources are provided for eleven techniques to obtain citizen participation: Alinsky Organizations, charrettes, citizen advisory committees, community audio and video access, community development corporations, community resource/information centers, community schools, neighborhood associations and councils, parent involvement councils, self-help groups, and user consultation process. Additionally, brief descriptions are provided for fourteen other methods. The booklet concludes with thirty statements or short paragraphs from researchers, theorists, and practitioners about community involvement and participation and a list of ten critical questions on citizen participation. (EM)
Descriptors: Citizen Participation, Citizens Councils, Community Action, Community Centers, Community Development, Community Education, Community Information Services, Community Involvement, Community Organizations, Community Programs, Community Schools, Definitions, Resource Centers
University of Virginia, School of Education, Mid-Atlantic Center for Community Education, 217 Ruffner Hall, Charlottesville, Virginia 22903 (single copy, $1.00, reduced rates on multiple copies, 10% shipping charge unless prepaid)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Virginia Univ., Charlottesville. Mid-Atlantic Center for Community Education.