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The Resource People power : the community organizing tradition of Saul Alinsky, edited by Aaron Schutz and Mike Miller

People power : the community organizing tradition of Saul Alinsky, edited by Aaron Schutz and Mike Miller

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People power : the community organizing tradition of Saul Alinsky
Title
People power
Title remainder
the community organizing tradition of Saul Alinsky
Statement of responsibility
edited by Aaron Schutz and Mike Miller
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"People Power is about how people can effectively organize to pursue justice, what power structures do in response to organizing, and how to beat the powers that be. Providing a vibrant story of many different organizers and organizations, its lessons are essential if we are to restore American democracy"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
303.30973
Index
index present
LC call number
HN90.C64
LC item number
P46 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1937-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Schutz, Aaron
  • Miller, Mike
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Social justice
  • Democracy
  • Radicals
  • Social reformers
  • Political activists
  • Community organization
  • Alinsky, Saul David
  • Alinsky, Saul David
  • Community organization
  • Democracy
  • Political activists
  • Political and social views
  • Radicals
  • Social justice
  • Social reformers
  • United States
Label
People power : the community organizing tradition of Saul Alinsky, edited by Aaron Schutz and Mike Miller
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
I. Introduction -- II. Alinsky's colleagues -- A. Nicholas von Hoffman: The Woodlawn Organization and the Civil Rights Movement in the North -- B. Fred Ross: Organizing Mexican Americans in the West -- C. Tom Gaudette and his legacy -- D. Dick Harmon -- E. Ed Chambers and the Industrical Areas Foundation (IAF) -- III. Different Directions -- A. Heather Booth, Midwest Academy, and Citizen Action -- B. Wade Rathke and Association of Community Organizations for Reform Now (ACORN) -- IV. Concluding committees
Control code
886488009
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xv, 352 pages
Isbn
9780826520418
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2014012672
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)886488009
Label
People power : the community organizing tradition of Saul Alinsky, edited by Aaron Schutz and Mike Miller
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
I. Introduction -- II. Alinsky's colleagues -- A. Nicholas von Hoffman: The Woodlawn Organization and the Civil Rights Movement in the North -- B. Fred Ross: Organizing Mexican Americans in the West -- C. Tom Gaudette and his legacy -- D. Dick Harmon -- E. Ed Chambers and the Industrical Areas Foundation (IAF) -- III. Different Directions -- A. Heather Booth, Midwest Academy, and Citizen Action -- B. Wade Rathke and Association of Community Organizations for Reform Now (ACORN) -- IV. Concluding committees
Control code
886488009
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xv, 352 pages
Isbn
9780826520418
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2014012672
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)886488009

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