ERIC Number: EJ266284
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982-Jun
Reference Count: 0
Alinsky Reconsidered: A Reluctant Community Theorist.
Reitzes, Donald C.; Reitzes, Dietrich C.
Social Science Quarterly, v63 n2 p265-79 Jun 1982
Discusses the theoretical orientation of Alinsky's community organization strategies, which recognize the fragmented, partial, and multiple levels of community social structure; that communitywide identification is a conscious response to perceived adversaries; and that the task of community organization is to represent the community in negotiations with external organizations and institutions. (Author/IM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
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