Community Research for Community Development

  • Marjorie Mayo
  • Zoraida Mendiwelso-Bendek
  • Carol Packham

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Promoting Active Citizenship: Learning from Experiences and Third Sector Evaluation

  3. Third Sector Research and the Promotion of Social Inclusion and Solidarity

  4. Evaluating the Role and Contributions of Community Arts, Media and Sports

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 131-131
    2. Robin Wright, Zoraida Mendiwelso-Bendek, Rebecca Herron
      Pages 170-194
  5. Strengthening the Third Sector’s Independent Voice: Addressing Challenges and Identifying Ways of Strengthening Mutual Support and Sustainability

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 195-195
  6. Conclusions: Futures for Community-University Research Partnerships in Challenging Times?

    1. Marjorie Mayo, Zoraida Mendiwelso-Bendek, Carol Packham
      Pages 235-246
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 247-260

About this book


This book explores the contributions that research, with refugees and with faith-based organizations for example, makes to strengthen community development and consequently promote active citizenship and social justice.


Community Development empowerment Engagement evaluation learning Policy social justice social policy university

Editors and affiliations

  • Marjorie Mayo
    • 1
  • Zoraida Mendiwelso-Bendek
    • 2
  • Carol Packham
    • 3
  1. 1.GoldsmithsUniversity of LondonUK
  2. 2.University of LincolnUK
  3. 3.Manchester Metropolitan UniversityUK

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