Chapter 1. Participatory action... what it is.
Chapter 2. Learning to learn.
Chapter 3. Preparation of community practitioners in everyday practice.
Section Two Exploration.
Chapter 4. Facilitation: dealing with discord.
Chapter 5. Ethical considerations in the participatory action process.
Chapter 6. Participatory action and organisational settings.
Section Three: Illustration.
Chapter 7. Participatory action in community development.
Chapter 8. Organisational participatory action approach and development of community partnerships/cooperatives.
Chapter 9. Putting it all together: examples in practice
I see this book as essential reading for anyone engaging in action research. It can be used as a core text in action research courses or at minimum as essential reading.'
Journal of Advanced Nursing
* Includes guidelines for practitioners on implementing participatory action research
* Includes issues related to different disciplines within the multidisciplinary team
* Explores the benefits for community development and health promotion
* Uses exemplars from practice