Community Resilience, Universities and Engaged Research for Today's World

Community Resilience, Universities and Engaged Research for Today's World

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781349999880
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan UK
Publication date: 02/25/2015
Edition description: 1st ed. 2015
Pages: 99
Product dimensions: 5.51(w) x 8.50(h) x (d)

About the Author

Wendy Madsen, Central Queensland University, Australia

Madonna Chesham, Central Queensland University, Australia

Kathy Prentice, Phoenix House, Australia

Tania Signal, Central Queensland University, Australia

Sarah McNicol, Central Queensland University, Australia

Cathy O'Mullan, Central Queensland University, Australia

Shelley Pisani, Central Queensland University, Australia

Kerry Aprile, Central Queensland University, Australia

Helen Huntly, Central Queensland University, Australia

Helen Keen-Dyer, Central Queensland University, Australia

Andrew Short, Queensland Fire and Emergency Services, Australia

Phil Brown, Central Queensland University, Australia

Talitha Best, Central Queensland University, Australia

Pierre Viljoen, Central Queensland University, Australia

Table of Contents

Foreword; Pierre Viljoen Introduction; Wendy Madsen 1. Weaving Together the Strands of Engaged Research and Community Resilience; Wendy Madsen and Madonna Chesham 2. Engaged Research in Action: Informing Sexual and Domestic Violence Practice and Prevention; Kathy Prentice and Tania Signal 3. Engaging with the Past: Reflecting on Resilience from Community Oral History Projects; Wendy Madsen, Sarah McNicol and Cathy O'Mullan 4. Keeping Afloat after the Floods: Engaged Evaluation of a School-Based Project to Promote Recovery; Wendy Madsen, Madonna Chesham and Shelly Pisani 5. Making Space for Community Learning: Engaged Research with Teacher Aides in Disadvantaged Schools; Kerry Aprile and Helen Huntly 6. Trail Blazing and Extending Emergency Service Education: A Journey of Engaged Research and Partnership Building; Helen Keen-Dyer, Wendy Madsen and Andrew Short 7. Resilience of the Horticultural Community: Engaged Researchers Promoting Productivity and Profitability; Phil Brown and Talitha Best

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