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What is Community Informatics (and Why Does It Matter)? By Michael Gurstein
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Community Informatics (CI) is the application of information and communications technologies (ICTs) to enable community processes and the achievement of community objectives. CI goes beyond the... More > “Digital Divide” to making ICT access usable and useful to excluded populations and communities for local economic development, social justice, and political empowerment. CI approaches ICTs from a “community” perspective and develops strategies and techniques for managing their use by communities both virtual and physical including the variety of Community Networking applications. CI assumes that both communities have characteristics, requirements, and opportunities that require different strategies for ICT intervention and development from individual access and use. Also, CI addresses ICT use in Developing Countries as well as among the poor, the marginalized, the elderly, or those living in remote locations in Developed Countries.< Less
Ukrainian Community in Halifax (Vol 3) 1980 - 2000 By Ivan Kuzio
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A photographic history of the Ukrainian diaspora in Halifax UK. This third book looks at the period from 1980 to 2000. It highlghtsthe growth and development of the community with the second and... More > third generation< Less
Solutions for Global Development By Luis Daniel Maldonado Fonken
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Solutions for Global Development.The Lifestyle Traveler Project.The following collection of documents and articles describe the ideas and work of one lifestyle traveler and global citizen.By focusing... More > on human factor and development-values, self sustainability strategies, communication and colaboration, Daniel did a variety of pilot projects and development of know how between 1997-2007. The voice of the lifestyle traveler represents a hidden wish in the hearts of all global citizens for a self sustained world beyond bounderies. The following collection will bring to the world information, experiences and study cases. Solutions for global development is based on practical experiences, projects and business managed and designed by Luis Daniel Maldonado Fonken: " I wish you to enjoy this book and find in it a suitable motivation for your development project, business project, communitary development strategy or travel selfsustained community. For a long life on earth!< Less
Solutions for Global Development By Luis Daniel Maldonado Fonken
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Solutions for Global Development.The Lifestyle Traveler Project.The following collection of documents and articles describe the ideas and work of one lifestyle traveler and global citizen.By focusing... More > on human factor and development-values, self sustainability strategies, communication and colaboration, Daniel did a variety of pilot projects and development of know how between 1997-2007. The voice of the lifestyle traveler represents a hidden wish in the hearts of all global citizens for a self sustained world beyond bounderies. The following collection will bring to the world information, experiences and study cases. Solutions for global development is based on practical experiences, projects and business managed and designed by Luis Daniel Maldonado Fonken: " I wish you to enjoy this book and find in it a suitable motivation for your development project, business project, communitary development strategy or travel selfsustained community. For a long life on earth!< Less
Coming Together: Designing Centers to Recapture Community Spirit By William Blackburn & Patrice Keough Gibson
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This book describes methods to collaborate with community members to design a physical environment that promotes community growth and creativity. It includes methods to develop and maintain such... More > centers and to better community interactions.< Less
Coming Together: Designing Centers to Recapture Community Spirit By William Blackburn & Patrice Keough Gibson
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This book describes methods to collaborate with community members to design a physical environment that promotes community growth and creativity. It includes methods to develop and maintain such... More > centers and to better community interactions.< Less
Wireless Networking in the Developing World By Rob Flickenger et al.
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The massive popularity of wireless networking has caused equipment costs to continually plummet, while equipment capabilities continue to increase. By applying this technology in areas that are badly... More > in need of critical communications infrastructure, more people can be brought online than ever before, in less time, for very little cost. We hope to not only convince you that this is possible, but also show how we have made such networks work, and to give you the information and tools you need to start a network project in your local community. This book was created by a team of individuals who each, in their own field, are actively participating in the ever-expanding Internet by pushing its reach farther than ever before. This book documents our efforts to build wireless networks in the developing world. Download the PDF for free from http://wndw.net/< Less
The Kashmiri Pandit Community in Transition. Role of the Women By Suneethi Bakhshi
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Tracing the history of the Kashmiri Pandit Community over the past 5000 years. Development of their culture and traditions and the role of their women in the preservation and transmission of their... More > culture through their troubled historical circumstances through the ages.< Less
The Kashmiri Pandit Community in Transition. Role of the Women By Suneethi Bakhshi
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Tracing the history of the Kashmiri Pandit Community over the past 5000 years. Development of their culture and traditions and the role of their women in the preservation and transmission of their... More > culture through their troubled historical circumstances through the ages.< Less
Quakers in Hastings: The Making of a Community, 1673-1920 By Paula Radice
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The history of Quakerism in Hastings, 1673-1920, this book explores the development of a community of Quaker families in Hastings and St Leonards, and explores how mid- to late-Victorian issues and... More > crises were dealt with by this community.< Less

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Our World Our World By Deleah Payne
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