ERIC Number: ED425082
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1993
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Changing Our World: A Handbook for Young Activists.
This book is guide for young people who want to be advocates and for those who consider themselves advocates and want to become more effective. Numerous examples are given of those individuals who have become advocates for an issue and brought about change in society. Various activity sheets are included in the book to help students discover their interests and talents and evaluate their advocacy efforts. The nine chapters include: (1) "Starting from Within: Personal Change"; (2) "Finding Your Issues"; (3) "Becoming an Expert: Researching Your Issue"; (4) "Making Your Point"; (5) "Setting Goals and Making Plans"; (6) "Finances and Fund-Raising"; (7) "Developing Leadership Skills"; (8) "Handling Problems"; and (9) "Living Your Beliefs: Creating a New World." (EH)
Publication Type: Books; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: This document is no longer available from the publisher, Zephyr Press.