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The Resource Community profiling : a practical guide, Murray Hawtin and Janie Percy-Smith, (electronic resource)

Community profiling : a practical guide, Murray Hawtin and Janie Percy-Smith, (electronic resource)

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Community profiling : a practical guide
Title
Community profiling
Title remainder
a practical guide
Statement of responsibility
Murray Hawtin and Janie Percy-Smith
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Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
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Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
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1953-
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Hawtin, Murray
Dewey number
300.723
LC call number
HN29
LC item number
.C626 2007eb
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  • Percy-Smith, Janie
  • ebrary, Inc
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  • Social surveys
  • Communities
Summary expansion
The new edition of this popular book has been substantially revised and provides a practical step-by-step guide to community profiling, invaluable for students and practitioners involved in community-based research. The book begins with consideration of what a community profile is, explores the different reasons why community profiles are undertaken and offers tips for planning research. It then looks at methods for collecting, storing and analysing data, and ways of involving the community, concluding with a chapter on ensuring your profile has impact. This book is fully updated throughout and includes: A new chapter on links between community profiling, policy development and practice A new chapter on selecting methods for data collection Bulleted key issues at the end of each chapter Case studies and boxed examples Further reading and a list of additional resources A new appendix for those who want to undertake more complex research A new glossary Community Profiling is essential reading for anyone engaged in community profiling, social auditing, needs assessment or community consultation. Community workers and community practitioners across a range of disciplines including regeneration, neighbourhood management, library services, housing, health, youth work and social care will find it especially useful. It is also a helpful resource for voluntary and community organisations and students required to undertake community-based research
Label
Community profiling : a practical guide, Murray Hawtin and Janie Percy-Smith, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000125945
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unknown
Edition
2nd ed.
Isbn
9780335233878
Specific material designation
remote
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(WaSeSS)bookssj0000125945
Label
Community profiling : a practical guide, Murray Hawtin and Janie Percy-Smith, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000125945
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed.
Isbn
9780335233878
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000125945

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