C DEV 509 XG Spring 2020 - Building Native Community and Economic Capacity

Spring 2020
3 credit hours
Enrollment Limit: 
January 13, 2020 - May 8, 2020
John Phillips, jphillips@consultjohnphillips.com, 573-234-2064
Course Description: 
Focus on non-western approaches to helping Native communities build their capacity. Students will learn to take a participatory, culture-centered, and strength-based approach to development.
Departmental Notes: 
In this course, students review and evaluate historical and current housing issues, production, and financial systems. This includes consideration of racial, ethnic, income, and gender issues as they relate to the role of housing developments and programs in community development.
Course Prerequisites: 
Contact GP IDEA Coordinator to enroll.
Required Course Materials: 
*Title: Building Communities From the Inside Out: A Path Toward Finding and Mobilizing A Community’s Assets (2013) *Author: Kretzmann, John P., and John L. McKnight Edition: Publisher: Chicago: ACTA Publications.
Permission Contact: 
Casey Smith or Michelle Zander, agonlineservices@iastate.edu, 800-747-4478
Proctor Requirements: 
No requirements.

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