Chapter 10. Social Action and Innovation

  1. Jim Orford Professor Emeritus Head

Published Online: 17 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470773154.ch10

Community Psychology: Challenges, Controversies and Emerging Consensus

Community Psychology: Challenges, Controversies and Emerging Consensus

How to Cite

Orford, J. (2008) Social Action and Innovation, in Community Psychology: Challenges, Controversies and Emerging Consensus, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470773154.ch10

Author Information

  1. School of Psychology, The University of Birmingham, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 17 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 11 JAN 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470855935

Online ISBN: 9780470773154

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Keywords:

  • psychotherapy and social action model;
  • RADICAL HUMANISM;
  • RADICAL STRUCTURALISM;
  • politics, racism, class, and power;
  • consciousness-raising or perspective transformation;
  • nutritious food basket;
  • grassroots anti-poverty group;
  • Men's Advice Network (MAN);
  • community-based empowerment intervention;
  • intra-psychic adjustment

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Moving to collective social action

  • Experimental social innovation and dissemination (ESID)