Community profiling : a practical guide /

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Author / Creator:Hawtin, Murray, 1953-
Edition:2nd ed.
Imprint:Maidenhead : Open University Press/McGraw-Hill Education, 2007.
Description:1 online resource (x, 169 pages) : illustrations
Subject:Social surveys.
Communities -- Research.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Methodology.
Communities -- Research.
Social surveys.
Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Format: E-Resource Book
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Other authors / contributors:Percy-Smith, Janie.
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Notes:Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Summary:The authors discuss what a community profile is, how the community can be involved, planning a profile, selecting methods, making use of existing information, collecting new information, and maximising the impact.
Other form:Print version: Hawtin, Murray, 1953- Community profiling. 2nd ed. Maidenhead : Open University Press/McGraw-Hill Education, 2007 9780335221653 0335221653
Table of Contents:
  • 1. What is a community profile?
  • 2. Why do a community profile?
  • 3. Planning a community profile
  • 4. Involving communities and other stakeholders
  • 5. Selecting methods
  • 6. Making use of existing information
  • 7. Collecting new information
  • 8. Analysing the information
  • 9. Maximising impact
  • 10. Conclusions.