Popular education practice for youth and community development work

by Dave Beck

Publisher: Learning Matters in Southernhay East, Exeter

Written in English
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Drawing on the legacy of Paolo Freire and the insights of Antonio Gramsci, this book provides new ways of working with communities which put people at the heart of the development agenda. In addition it offers a strong theoretical basis for action and an insight into the practical applications of popular education methods.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 120-125) and index.

StatementDave Beck and Rod Purcell
SeriesEmpowering youth and community work practice, Empoering youth and community work practice
ContributionsPurcell, Rod
Classifications
LC ClassificationsLC196 .B43 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 130 p. ;
Number of Pages130
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24549717M
ISBN 101844452077
ISBN 109781844452071
LC Control Number2009294483
OCLC/WorldCa262434609

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