ERIC Number: EJ648373
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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Shaping Communities through Extension Programs.
Bowling, Chester J.; Brahm, Barbara A.
Journal of Extension, v40 n3 Jun 2002
Extension educators can extend and accelerate the community-shaping process by using action research processes like Appreciative Inquiry, which helps a community design and work toward an ideal future. One adaptation, the Porch Cookie Project, helped a community create new knowledge and shape its culture. (SK)
Descriptors: Action Research, Community Development, Community Education, Extension Education, Interpersonal Relationship
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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