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Collaboration in Community-Based Projects: Solutions or New Organisational Challenges?

Linda Milbourne

in Voluntary sector in transition: Hard times or new opportunities?

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9781847427236
eISBN:
9781447310952
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847427236.003.0006
Subject:
Sociology, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change

This chapter draws on a study of community-based organisations providing children and young people's services in a relatively poor English inner-city area, to examine recent collaborative projects ... More


Exploring the impacts of Area-Based Initiatives through a neo-institutionalist perspective

Rene Peter Hohmann

in Regenerating deprived urban areas: A cross national analysis of area-based initiatives

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9781447310785
eISBN:
9781447310808
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447310785.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

The chapter provides the analytical framework for this cross-national comparison. Applying a neo-institutional lens, the Institutional Capacity Building Framework is presented to analyse and compare ... More


The 21 st-century context of community organising

Dave Beck and Rod Purcell

in International community organising: Taking power, making change

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9781847429773
eISBN:
9781447310884
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847429773.003.0002
Subject:
Social Work, Communities and Organizations

The chapter explores the relevance of community organising in the present globalised world. To do so the chapter defines current development issues and goals, and considers: asset building, capacity ... More


War Crimes Prosecutions in Bosnia-Herzegovina

Diane Orentlicher

in Some Kind of Justice: The ICTY's Impact in Bosnia and Serbia

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
April 2018
ISBN:
9780190882273
eISBN:
9780190882303
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190882273.003.0009
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Human Rights and Immigration

Little thought was given to the ICTY’s relationship with Bosnian courts when the Tribunal was created. Later, the relationship between the Tribunal and the Bosnian judiciary saw profound change. At ... More


Contemporary challenges for public administration

Chris McInerney

in Challenging times, challenging administration: The role of public administration in producing social justice in Ireland

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780719088292
eISBN:
9781781706886
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719088292.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

Chapter 1 explores a number of the broader, contemporary challenges facing public administration, in Ireland and more generally. The first challenge concerns the role of the administration system, in ... More


Knowledge Mobilisation in Education in Canada and the Role of Universities

Jie Qi and Ben Levin

in The impact of research in education: An international perspective

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9781447306207
eISBN:
9781447310990
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447306207.003.0008
Subject:
Sociology, Education

This chapter is organised around different dimensions related to research mobilisation in Canada, focusing on the field of education and the role of universities. As background, major features of ... More


Epilogue: The future of YEPP

Peter Evans and Angelika Krüger

in Youth and community empowerment in Europe: International perspectives

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9781447305910
eISBN:
9781447307754
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447305910.003.0008
Subject:
Social Work, Communities and Organizations

YEPP will continue the work in local communities and develop a new transnational structure funded by foundations and municipalities. This will be managed by a support agency, the YEPP International ... More


From Rabble-Rousing to SPARCing Community Transformation: The Evolution of Chattanooga Organized for Action

Courtney Elizabeth Knapp

in Constructing the Dynamo of Dixie: Race, Urban Planning, and Cosmopolitanism in Chattanooga, Tennessee

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781469637273
eISBN:
9781469637297
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469637273.003.0009
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter describes the evolution of Chattanooga Organized for Action as they transitioned from a popular protest group into a 501-C3 non-profit who initiates, supports and connects place-based ... More


Community Heroes, Survivors or Casualties? Exploring Risk and Resilience in the Voluntary Sector

Linda Milbourne

in Voluntary sector in transition: Hard times or new opportunities?

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9781847427236
eISBN:
9781447310952
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847427236.003.0007
Subject:
Sociology, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change

This chapter considers the recent climate of recession affecting the voluntary sector, seeking to understand both external and internal factors contributing to organisational survival in adverse ... More


Thirsty Cities: How Indian Cities Can Meet their Water Needs

M. Dinesh Kumar

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2014
ISBN:
9780198099550
eISBN:
9780199084517
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198099550.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This book is about sustainable urban water management for developing countries. It deals with holistically managing different aspects of urban water viz., water resources, water supplies, waste water ... More


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