Published November 27, 2006
by Haworth Press .
Written in English
|Contributions||Barry N., Ph.d. Checkoway (Editor), Lorraine M. Gutierrez (Editor)|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||267|
Youth Participation and Community Change presents leading authorities providing the latest research and effective approaches on how young people can be Young people become empowered by their participation in the institutions and decisions that affect their lives--which in turn can lead to real positive change in the community.4/5(1). : Youth Participation and Community Change (): Checkoway, PhD Barry N.: BooksFormat: Paperback. Youth Participation In Evaluation And --Research --Youth Participation --and Community Change --Urban Youth Building Community: -Social Change and Participatory Research --in Schools, Homes, and Community-Based Organizations --Kysa Nygreen, PhD --Soo Ah Kwon, PhD --Patricia S nchez, PhD --Youth Action for Health Through Youth-Led Research. Youth Participation and Community Change seeks to shift the viewpoint from youth as being problems to empowering them to enact positive social change. The book explores community agency efforts to involve young people, and the process by which youth civic engagement promotes empowerment.5/5(1).
Community Change: Theories, Practice, and Evidence edited By Karen Ful B right-a nderson and Patricia a us P os economic, and civic outcomes for children, youth, families, and neighbor-hoods; build the capacity of local governments and communities to work more are positively correlated with civic participation and collective action, and are. Youth Participation and Community Change seeks to shift the viewpoint from youth as being problems to empowering them to enact positive social change. The book explores community agency efforts to involve young people, and the process by Cited by: Youth Participation and Community Change: An Introduction (Barry N. Checkoway and Lorraine M. Gutirrez) PERSPECTIVES ON PARTICIPATION Children as Citizens (Silvia Blitzer Golombek) Toward a Critical Social Theory of Youth Empowerment (Louise B. Jennings, Deborah M. Parra-Medina, DeAnne K. Hilfinger Messias, and Kerry McLoughlin) Sariling Gawa Youth Council as a Case Study of Youth . youth and their local experience, and is given in a non-judgmental way, information seen as credible. • Youth involvement in developing and designing programs with local institutions (inclusive planning processes) • Recognition and support of youth-led agencies/organizations (community based, national and multinational organizations).
Youth Participation and Community Change presents leading authorities providing the latest research and effective approaches on how young people can be drawn to participate in organizations and communities. The diverse perspectives discuss youth participation in today's society, the models and methods of its practice, the roles of youth and. for, youth participation in development practice speciﬁcally for donor agen-cies and policy makers. b) Provide some initial practical guidance to assist donor agencies and policy makers to work more eﬀectively with and for young people.!is document is a summary of . factors influencing youth participation in development projects: a case of maili saba slum, njiru subcounty - nairobi, kenya stellamaris mumbua a project report submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements of the award of the degree in master of arts in project planning and management, university of nairobi (). Youth Participation and Community Change. Journal of Community Practice: Vol. 14, No. , pp. Cited by: