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Civic Librarianship: Renewing the Social Mission of the Public Library

Ronald B. McCabe
Format
Book
Published
Lanham, Md. : Scarecrow Press, 2001.
Language
English
ISBN
0810839059 (alk. paper)
Contents
  • 1. America's Cultural Civil War 1
  • 2. Libertarian Public Library 27
  • 3. Community Movement 41
  • 4. Civic Librarianship 75
  • 5. Restoring Democratic Social Authority 85
  • 6. Renewing the Educational Mission 95
  • 7. A Center of the Community 103
  • 8. Strategies for Building Communities 113
  • 9. Library Services in a Social Context 121
  • 10. Strengthening Library Politics 131
  • 11. Specific Professional Concerns 143
  • 12. Future of the Public Library 153.
Description
xvi, 173 p. ; 22 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. 161-165) and index.
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