Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 December 2015

248 Pages

6.14 x 9.21 inches

ISBN: 9780190464424

Also Available As:


Bookseller Code (06)

We Are the Ones We Have Been Waiting For

The Promise of Civic Renewal in America

Peter Levine

  • Written by a well-known and admired leader in the field of civic engagement.
  • Combines important ideas that often remain in the confines of academic discussions with real-life examples of the ways in which people have worked to effect change in public life
  • The broadest book on the civic renewal movement that has been developing for the past 30 years
  • The first book to combine an original philosophical framework, empirical data, an overview of current projects, a critique of relevant public policies, and strategic guidance