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Civic Revolutionaries

Igniting the Passion for Change in America"s Communities

by Douglas Henton

  • 395 Want to read
  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Jossey-Bass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Civil service & public sector,
  • Local government,
  • Non-profitmaking organizations,
  • Political activism,
  • Regional & Area Planning,
  • Social groups & communities,
  • United States,
  • Planning,
  • Civic leaders,
  • Political Process - Leadership,
  • Architecture,
  • Social action,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • USA,
  • Public Policy - Social Services & Welfare,
  • Political Science / Leadership,
  • Community development,
  • Community organization

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages288
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8148926M
    ISBN 100787963933
    ISBN 109780787963934

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