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ERIC Number: EJ559199
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1998
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ISSN: ISSN-0010-3802
Communitarian Theory and Community Development in the United States.
Sites, William
Community Development Journal, v33 n1 p57-65 Jan 1998
The example of Chicago's Humboldt Park, where there is reluctance to use political action in response to gentrification, shows the limitations of communitarian conceptions of community building, which emphasize self-help and consensus building but fail to acknowledge the need for political articulation of rights-based demands. (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - General
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Illinois (Chicago)