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The strange death (and possible rebirth) of Scottish community development

Emejulu, A. (2006) The strange death (and possible rebirth) of Scottish community development. Concept: The Journal of Contemporary Community Education Practice Theory, 16 (2). pp. 17-21. ISSN 1359-1983

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Abstract

In some ways, the recent election for the Scottish Parliament heralds the possibility of a new era in the politics of Scotland. One question it raises, however, is about the way community-based education and development has got cut off from its roots in learning for democracy and cultivating a democratic culture in Scottish communities.