Community-Based Research and Higher Education : Principles and Practices (Jossey-Bass Higher and Adult Education (Hardcover))
Kerry J. Strand, Nicholas Cutforth, Randy Stoecker, Sam Marullo, Patrick DonohueISBN: 0787962058; 9780787962050;
" Community-Based Research and Higher Education is an exceptional book that represents a major contribution to the growing community-engagement movement in universities worldwide. This is an action handbook for faculty, university administrators, students, and community leaders. The book provides a blueprint for life after service-learning; it is a guide to building the capacity of community-based organizations to bring about lasting social change in our communities." — Phil Nyden, professor of sociology and director, Center for Urban Research and Learning, Loyola University, Chicago "Everyone in higher education interested in promoting its civic mission will gain from this seminal exploration of community-based research. The book not only illuminates best practice, it addresses the larger questions of why and how to transform higher education." — Elizabeth L. Hollander, executive director, Campus Compact "This groundbreaking book...