Social Science

Popular Education Practice for Youth and Community Development Work

by Rod Purcell
Publisher: SAGE
Release Date: 2010-02-08
Genre: Social Science
Pages: 144 pages
ISBN 13: 1844456269
ISBN 10: 9781844456260
Format: PDF, ePUB, MOBI, Audiobooks, Kindle
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Synopsis : Popular Education Practice for Youth and Community Development Work written by Rod Purcell, published by SAGE which was released on 2010-02-08. Download Popular Education Practice for Youth and Community Development Work Books now! Available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. CHAPTER OBJECTIVES Youth and community work is a practice which seeks to bring about social transformation which is based on a set of values and principles. Without a clear understanding and application of these, community practice ... -- Drawing on the legacy of Paulo Freire and the insights of Antonio Gramsci, this book provides new ways of working with communities which put people at the heart of the development agenda. In addition, it offers a strong theoretical basis for action and an insight into the practical application of popular education methods and is based upon strong traditions of practice experience from both the developing and developed worlds. The book is structured so that the theory and practice are integrated. Each chapter provides key discussion points, practice examples, learning activities and a summary of content and learning points.