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The Resource Better together : restoring the American community, Robert D. Putnam and Lewis M. Feldstein ; with Don Cohen

Better together : restoring the American community, Robert D. Putnam and Lewis M. Feldstein ; with Don Cohen

Label
Better together : restoring the American community
Title
Better together
Title remainder
restoring the American community
Statement of responsibility
Robert D. Putnam and Lewis M. Feldstein ; with Don Cohen
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Offers a hopeful message about civic renewal with stories of a dozen places around the country where people are engaging in new forms of social activism and community renewal
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Putnam, Robert D
Dewey number
306/.0973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HN65
LC item number
.P877 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Feldstein, Lewis M
  • Cohen, Don
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Social change
  • United States
Label
Better together : restoring the American community, Robert D. Putnam and Lewis M. Feldstein ; with Don Cohen
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 295-306) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Valley Interfaith : the most dangerous thing we do is talk to our neighbors -- Branch libraries : the heartbeat of the community -- Shipyard Project : building bridges with dance -- Dudley Street Neighborhood Initiative : grass roots in the city -- Tupelo model : building a community first -- Saddleback Church : from crowd to congregation -- Do something : letting young people lead -- Harvard Union of Clerical and Technical Workers : the whole social thing -- Experience Corps : bringing old heads to the schools -- UPS : diversity and cohesion -- Craigslist.org : is virtual community real? -- Portland : a positive epidemic of civic engagement -- Conclusion : making social capital work
Control code
52410295
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xvi, 318 pages
Isbn
9780743235464
Lccn
2003054220
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Better together : restoring the American community, Robert D. Putnam and Lewis M. Feldstein ; with Don Cohen
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 295-306) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Valley Interfaith : the most dangerous thing we do is talk to our neighbors -- Branch libraries : the heartbeat of the community -- Shipyard Project : building bridges with dance -- Dudley Street Neighborhood Initiative : grass roots in the city -- Tupelo model : building a community first -- Saddleback Church : from crowd to congregation -- Do something : letting young people lead -- Harvard Union of Clerical and Technical Workers : the whole social thing -- Experience Corps : bringing old heads to the schools -- UPS : diversity and cohesion -- Craigslist.org : is virtual community real? -- Portland : a positive epidemic of civic engagement -- Conclusion : making social capital work
Control code
52410295
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xvi, 318 pages
Isbn
9780743235464
Lccn
2003054220
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations

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