Resources for Students, Faculty and Staff

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Conferences

Grants

Journals and Reference Materials

Black Feminist Thought: Knowledge, Consciousness and the Politics of Empowerment
Patricia Hill Collins

Common Fire: Leading Lives of Commitment in a Complex World
Laurent A. Parks Daloz

Educating Citizens: Preparing America's Undergraduates for Lives of Moral and Civic Responsibility
Anne Colby, Thomas Ehrlich, Elizabeth Beaumont and Josh Corngold

Educating for Democracy: Preparing Undergraduates for Responsible Political Engagement
Anne Colby, Thomas Ehrlich, Elizabeth Beaumont and Josh Corngold

A New Engagement?: Political PArticipation, Civic Life and the Changing American Citizen
Cliff Zukin, Scott Keeter, Molly Andolina and Krista Jenkins

Everyday Politics: Reconnecting Citizens and Public Life
Harry Boyte

Civic Engagement Across the Curriculum: A Resource Book for Faculty in All Disciplines
Rick Battistoni

Experiencing Citizenship: Concepts and Models for Service-Learning in Political Science
Rick Battistoni and Bill Hudson, eds.

Public Schooling and the Education of Democratic Citizens
Rick Battistoni

Publishing Opportunities

Journal of Community Practice 

The Journal of Community Practice is an interdisciplinary journal designed to provide a forum for the development of knowledge related to numerous disciplines, including social work and the social sciences, urban planning, social and economic development, community organizing, policy analysis, urban and rural sociology, public administration and nonprofit management. The Journal of Community Practice is sponsored by the Association for Community Organization and Social Administration (ACOSA) and published by Taylor and Francis. 
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