The giving and receiving of informal acts of help, or kindliness, is taken for granted in many communities. However this is an area which is little researched or understood. This Joseph Rowntree Foundation paper finds that: As well as the … Continue reading
The latest issue of the Journal of Contemporary Community Education Practice Theory ( CONCEPT ) (based at Edinburgh University) is out. It is freely available online and contains articles such as ‘Rethinking the relationship with the state’, ‘A critical pedagogy … Continue reading
The aim of the proposed Ashgate Research Companion to Community Development, edited at The University of Queensland, is to provide scholars with a comprehensive and authoritative state-of-the-art review of the current research in this subject. Abstracts are now being sought … Continue reading
Our conference ‘Active participation in democracy and society – building a strong foundation in communities’ was held on 25 March 2015 at Townhead Village Hall, Glasgow. It attracted a wide range of participants, the great majority of whom had a … Continue reading
The first edition of the Radical Community Work Journal is now available online and the editors are inviting articles and reports on practice from practitioners, activist and academics or anyone with an interest in radical community practice.
To mark 50 years of the Community Development Journal, Oxford University Press has produced a ‘virtual Issue’ of past “stellar articles”, each nominated by former Editors of the Journal or leading members of its Advisory Boards. These will be freely … Continue reading