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ERIC Number: EJ630463
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-0010-3829
Empowering Citizens in an Impoverished Multiethnic Community.
Berryhill, Joseph; Linney, Jean Ann
Journal of the Community Development Society, v31 n2 p233-53 2000
In a community experiencing racial tensions between African American and Hispanic residents, a community organization was created to empower residents to achieve overarching community goals. Low participation, differences in levels and views of empowerment, and lack of efficacy were encountered, illustrating the difficulty of applying theory to grassroots efforts. (Contains 38 references.) (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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