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Citizens and governments : stroppy adversaries or partners in deliberation? /

by Carson, Lyn.

Publisher: Sydney, N.S.W. Australian Review of Public Affairs 2005Description: HTML.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Community activity and service delivery models : an overview of Brotherhood centres

by Brotherhood of St Laurence.

Publisher: Fitzroy, Vic. Brotherhood of St Laurence 2010Description: iv, 17 p.Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: Bibliography : p. 15 Summary: Several Brotherhood of St Laurence sites and program clusters have been identified as active or potential community activity and service delivery centres. This paper outlines how they began, the community context, their aims, planned outcomes and target populations. This overview will contribute to our understanding of targeted, place-based interventions which seek to apply social inclusion principles.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Community and local governance in Australia /

by Smyth, Paul (ed.) | Reddel, Tim (ed.) | Jones, Andrew (ed.).

Publisher: Sydney, N.S.W. UNSW Press 2005Description: xii, 266 p.Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index. Contents: Part I An international perspective 1. International perspectives and policy issues / Mike Geddes -- Part II Community and social inclusion 2. Associational governance in Queensland / Paul Smyth, Tim Reddel and Andrew Jones -- 3. Designing public policy after neo-liberalism? / John Wiseman -- 4. Shifting urban governance in Australia / Suzanne Lawson and Brendan Gleeson -- 5. 'Community' and social inclusion / Susan Goodwin -- 6. Rethinking Aboriginal community governance / David Martin -- Part III The economy, new regionalism and community 7. Regional development policy and social inclusion / Al Rainnie -- 8. Building community economies in marginalised areas / Katherine Gibson and Jenny Cameron -- 9. A case study in the new regionalism / Rodin Genoff -- Part IV Local governance and community building 10. Local social governance and citizen engagement / Tim Reddel -- 11. Mapping the normative underpinnings of local governance / Mark Considine and Jenny Lewis -- 12. Localisation in contemporary public management / Michael Hess and David Adams -- 13. Social exclusion as a new framework for measuring poverty / Peter Saunders.Summary: This book offers an overview of place-based policy making in Australia, set in a broader international context. While, part 1 surveys the British and European experience; parts 2,3 and 4 focus on social policy, economic policy and governance respectively with emphasis on efforts in Victoria and Queensland to increase social inclusion and build community capacity.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Community building for young people from the Horn of Africa : a report. /

by Ovens, Carolyn.

Publisher: Moonee Valley, Vic. Maribyrnong & Moonee Valley Local Learning & Employment Network 2003Description: 51 p.Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: Includes bibliographical referencesAvailability: (1)

Community capacity building : a practical guide. /

by Atkinson, Rowland | Willis, Paul.

Publisher: Hobart, Tas. University of Tasmania. School of Sociology and Social Work. Housing and Community Research Unit 2006Description: PDF.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Community cohesion and neighbourhood management : a theme report from the Neighbourhood Management Pathfinders National Evaluation. /

by Great Britain. Department for Communities and Local Government.

Publisher: London, U.K. The Department 2008Description: PDF.Notes: URL: 'http://www.communities.gov.uk/publications/communities/neighbourhoodmanagementcommunity' Checked: 2/03/2009 9:54:50 AM Status: Live Details: HTTP status 200 - Usual success responseSummary: "This theme report explores community cohesion and the role that neighbourhood management can play in promoting it. In particular it looks at issues of race, ethnicity and culture as they relate to community cohesion." -- Summary.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Community contact service yearbook 2006-07. /

by Brotherhood of St Laurence.

Publisher: Fitzroy, Vic. Brotherhood of St Laurence 2007Description: 24 p. : ill. (some col.), ports + 1 DVD.Notes: Also available on CD Rom CD Shelved at COMPUTER DESKSummary: ATHERTON GARDENS ; SCHEME FOR TRAINING AND EDUCATING PEOPLE (STEP) ; VICTORIA. Department of Human ServicesAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Community development : a critical approach. /

by Ledwith, Margaret.

Publisher: Bristol, U.K. Policy Press 2005Description: xvi, 196 p.Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 175-190) and index. Missing 15 March 2012Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Community engagement : the first step to stronger communities. /

by Jope, Sally.

Publisher: Fitzroy, Vic.Paper presented to VCOSS Congress, Melbourne, Victoria, October 2005. 2005Description: 11 p.Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 11) October 2005Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Community engagement in a multicultural society : smokescreens and mirrors? /

Publisher: Melbourne, Vic. City of Darebin 2006Description: PDF.Online Access: Electronic copy Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Community enterprise workbook : stronger communities : making it our business /

by Dunn, Annie | Brotherhood of St Laurence | Smith, Neil | Dennis, Paul | Daniels, Mark | Major, Annie | Metcalfe, Ian.

Publisher: Fitzroy, Vic. Brotherhood of St Laurence 2007Description: 1 booklet (12 p. : col. ill., maps) + 1 workbook (132 p. : ill.) + 1 videodisc (DVD) (10 min.) : sd., col. : 4 3/4 in.Other title: Introduction to community enterprise | Stronger communities - making it our business .Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: Contents: 1 booklet Introduction to community enterprise ; Community enterprise workbook ; Community enterprise across Victoria (DVD). 2 copies As of 14 July 2010, Social Traders www.socialtraders.com.au has agreed to process all orders for copies of the Community Enterprise Toolkit, including those which come through to the BSL Please forward these orders to: Nina Howard at Social Traders nina.howard@socialtraders.com.au Social Traders is currently working on producing a new web-based product to replace Toolkit which should be available by 2011Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (2).

Community strengthening and the role of local government : a discussion paper. /

by Considine, Mark.

Publisher: Melbourne, Vic. Department for Victorian Communities 2004Description: PDF.Notes: URL: 'http://www.communitybuilding.vic.gov.au/cms/items/2005/02/00431-upload-00001.pdf' Checked: 6/10/2008 10:28:25 AM Status: Live Details: HTTP status 200 - Usual success responseAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Community.gov.au : information and services for Australians. /

by Australia. Department of Family and Community Services.

Publisher: Canberra, A.C.T. Department of Family and Community Services 2005?Summary: The Community Portal provides access to online services and information for Australian community organisations and communities. It links to information and services provided by all levels of government and the non-government sector and provides access to over 3,000 relevant sites.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Creating democratic surplus through citizens assemblies . /

by Carson, Lyn.

Publisher: 2008Description: PDF.Notes: URL: 'http://services.bepress.com/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1070&context=jpd' Checked: 2/03/2009 9:53:43 AM Status: Live Details: HTTP status 200 - Usual success responseAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Creating synergies : local government facilitating learning and development through partnerships. /

by Waterhouse, Peter | National Centre for Vocational Education Research | Virgona, Crina | Brown, Richard.

Publisher: Adelaide, S.A. National Centre for Vocational Education Research 2006Description: PDF.Notes: URL: 'http://www.ncver.edu.au/research/proj/nr4013.pdf' Checked: 22/04/2009 2:32:19 PM Status: Live Details: HTTP status 200 - Usual success responseSummary: This report documents the evolution and development of four learning communities in Victoria where local government has been involved. It investigates the challenges and complexities faced in getting these communities off the ground and the role that the vocational education and training (VET) sector has played. The study has highlighted the importance of recognising different stakeholders values and perspectives, appreciating multiple outcomes, and proactively managing the relationships between various groups of stakeholders.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Creative community planning : transformative engagement methods for working at the edge /

by Sarkissian, Wendy | Hurford, Dianna | Wenman, Christine.

Publisher: London, U.K. Earthscan 2010Description: xxiii, 310 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.Notes: Foreword by John Forester Includes bibliographical references (p. [367]-288) and indexSummary: This book provides clear access to emerging innovations in artistic, narrative, embodied and technological methods. Reflecting on the wide continuum of participatory practice, the authors explore the frontiers of community engagement within a fresh sustainability framework. Leading planning theorists, researchers and practitioners in the field reflect with the authors on the many successes and challenges in engaging with a diversity of people in rural and urban communities. These conversations reveal creativity as key to enhancing existing engagement practices. Concepts and practical applications thread through the book, including community visioning, participatory research and reporting, conflict resolution, poetry and planning language, theatre, photography, film and websites ; Contents: pt. 1. Traversing the edge -- pt. 2. Inhabiting the edge : dreaming, imagining and embodiment -- pt. 3. Stories from the edge : pushing professional practice -- pt. 4. The growing edge : creative engagement processes for children and young people -- pt. 5. Blurring the edges : a call for an integration of transformative processes. ; Contents: pt. 1. Traversing the edge -- pt. 2. Inhabiting the edge : dreaming, imagining and embodiment -- pt. 3. Stories from the edge : pushing professional practice -- pt. 4. The growing edge : creative engagement processes for children and young people -- pt. 5. Blurring the edges : a call for an integration of transformative processesAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Culture, multiculturalism and welfare state citizenship . /

by Shaver, Sheila.

Publisher: Sydney, N.S.W. Social Policy Research Centre. University of New South Wales 2007Description: PDF.Notes: URL: 'http://www.sprc.unsw.edu.au/ASPC2007/papers/Shaver_26.pdf' Checked: 6/10/2008 10:44:20 AM Status: Live Details: HTTP status 200 - Usual success responseAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Doing it better for the year 2000 : innovative initiatives addressing parenting & family needs of newly arrived communities. /

by Sadowski, Christina (ed.) | Ecumenical Migration Centre.

Publisher: Fitzroy, Vic. Ecumenical Migration Centre 1999Description: 50 p.Online Access: DOWNLOAD PDF Notes: 2 copiesAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).
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Emergency relief : a guide for small community groups. /

by Martin, Vicki | Murphy, John.

Publisher: Frankston, Vic. Triple A Foundation 2004Description: 62 p. : ill.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Empowering engagement : a stronger voice for older people : the Government response to John Elbourne s review. /

by Great Britain. Department for Work and Pensions.

Publisher: London, U.K. Great Britain. Department for Work and Pensions 2009Description: PDF.Notes: URL: 'http://www.dwp.gov.uk/resourcecentre/empowering-engagement-stronger-voice-older-people.pdf' Checked: 2/06/2009 11:29:25 AM Status: Live Details: HTTP status 200 - Usual success response Retirement & ageingSummary: "Empowering engagement" is the government response to an independent review of older people's engagement with government. It sets out an action plan to improve the quality of life of older people through their closer engagement with government.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

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