Community Building Companion

Community Building Companion

by Lisa Frankfort, Matthew McKay, Peter D. Rogers
     
 
Communities with greater social engagement have less violent crime, higher educational performance, and better resident health. In this book, two psychologists and a marriage and family therapist with long records of community service offer effective methods for strengthening community bonds. he Community Building Companion begins with a section on personal growth

Overview

Communities with greater social engagement have less violent crime, higher educational performance, and better resident health. In this book, two psychologists and a marriage and family therapist with long records of community service offer effective methods for strengthening community bonds. he Community Building Companion begins with a section on personal growth that shows individuals who are feeling isolated how to build an interpersonal network. The second section explains how to recognize elements of a community in need of reform and how to draw on appropriate resources to implement change. The third section invites readers to form groups based on shared interests.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781572242883
Publisher:
New Harbinger Publications
Publication date:
01/28/2002
Series:
Companion Series
Pages:
126
Product dimensions:
7.02(w) x 7.02(h) x 0.36(d)

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