ERIC Number: EJ303758
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
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When Even Bad News Is Not So Bad: Local Control over Outside Forces in Community Development.
Richards, R. O.
Journal of the Community Development Society, v15 n1 p75-85 1984
This field study of a small midwestern town undergoing development suggests that external resources (such as state and federal aid) do not necessarily diminish local decision making if the community has shared values, conflict resolution mechanisms, local issues, and healthy social networks. (SK)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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