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ERIC Number: EJ773803
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2006
Pages: 17
Abstractor: Author
Reference Count: 22
ISSN: ISSN-0013-1725
Harambee: Working Together to Engender Change in Communities of Color
Marbley, Aretha Faye; Bonner, Fred A., II; Wimberly, Cynthia; Stevens, Hal; Tatem, Beatrice A.
Educational Forum, The, v70 n4 p320-336 Sum 2006
Working with communities of color to find solutions to the problems they face is a complex and challenging task. The "It Takes a Village" concept and the Transtheoretical Model of Change (Prochaska, Norcross, and DiClemente 1994) were used by the authors of this article in their work to empower clients of color to effect in their communities. The narratives by these authors, European-American and African-American practitioners and educators, incorporate accounts of advocacy and social justice initiatives as they describe their interactions with grassroots organizations, such as educational and faith-based institutions, within communities of color.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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