Book News: January 22nd, 2003

By David D. ChrislipThe book offers nonprofit practitioners, community leaders, and public officials a practical, hands-on resource for innovative ways of building partnerships to solve the civic problems too big for anyone to solve alone. It describes a new type of leadership that brings together diverse stakeholders to solve a community’s problems. It presents the tools needed for applying the lessons learned, powerful approaches that get results, and guidance for solving complex community problems. It outlines ways to establish effective civic leadership development programs to support collaborative efforts and provides a comprehensive guide to collaboration from conception to implementation.

Published by Jossey-Bass ISBN: 0-7879-5719-4. 37 US dollars.