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Title Public policy and community : activism and governance in Texas / Robert H. Wilson, editor.

Published Austin : University of Texas Press, 1997.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  323.04209764 PUBL    AVAILABLE
Edition 1st ed.
Physical description x, 301 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents 1. Community Participation in State and Local Policymaking: Overview of Issues and Methods / Robert H. Wilson -- 2. The Place of Community in Public Policy / Robert H. Wilson, Pat Wong and Heywood T. Sanders -- 3. Communities Organized for Public Service and Neighborhood Revitalization in San Antonio / Heywood T. Sanders -- 4. The East Austin Tank Farm Controversy / Susan G. Hadden -- 5. The Indigent Health Care Package / Pat Wong -- 6. School Finance Reform in Texas, 1983-1995 / Richard Lavine -- 7. Community Organizing for Parental Engagement: The Educational Collaboratives of the Texas Industrial Areas Foundation / Dennis Shirley -- 8. The Colonias Water Bill: Communities Demanding Change / Robert H. Wilson and Peter Menzies -- 9. The Changing Role of Communities in Policymaking / Robert H. Wilson and Susan G. Hadden.
Other author Wilson, Robert Hines.
Subject Community power -- Texas -- Case studies.
Political planning -- Texas -- Citizen participation -- Case studies.
Poor -- Texas -- Political activity -- Case studies.
Political participation -- Texas -- Case studies.
Municipal government -- Texas.
Texas -- Politics and government -- 1951-
ISBN 0292791046 (alk. paper)
0292791054 (pbk. : alk. paper)