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Title:
How people get power
Author:
Kahn, Si.
Personal Author:
Edition:
Revised edition.
Publication Information:
Washington, DC : National Association of Social Workers, 2003.

©1994
Physical Description:
xxii, 145 pages ; 23 cm
General Note:
"An NASW Press/Grassroots Leadership Book."

Third impression, January 2003.
Language:
English
Contents:
Foreword / by U.S. Senator Paul David Wellstone -- Preface to the first edition -- Preface to the revised edition -- Introduction : Survival is not an academic skill / by Chandra Talpade Mohanty -- [ch.] 1. Entering the community -- [ch.] 2. Sizing up the community -- [ch.] 3. Making contacts -- [ch.] 4. Bringing people together -- [ch.] 5. Developing leadership -- [ch.] 6. Working with organizations -- [ch.] 7. Setting priorities -- [ch.] 8. Power tactics -- [ch.] 9. Building political power -- [ch.] 10. Self-help strategies -- [ch.] 11. Leaving the community -- Afterword : I have seen freedom -- Epilogue : The goals of organizing -- Suggested reading -- Index -- About the author -- About Grassroots Leadership -- Grassroots Leadership/NASW press tour.
ISBN:
9780871012364
Format :
Book

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Central Library HN49.C6 K34 1994 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area
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This book helps organisers and community leaders bring unity and success to those they serve. Kahn describes how an effective organiser enables others to improve their lives by convincing naysayers, persuading policy makers, and using self-determination to create change.


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