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Building bridges with the grass roots

Theo Schilderman

Building bridges with the grass roots

scaling-up through knowledge sharing

by Theo Schilderman

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Published by ITDG Publishing in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Community development,
  • Slums -- Case studies,
  • Urban policy

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [166]-169)

    StatementTheo Schilderman and Otto Eriks Ruskulis
    GenreCase studies
    ContributionsRuskulis, Otto Eriks
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV4028 .S24 2005
    The Physical Object
    Pagination169 p. :
    Number of Pages169
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17204551M
    ISBN 101853396168
    OCLC/WorldCa61260507

    History. The earliest origins of the use of "grass roots" as a political metaphor are obscure. In the United States, an early use of the phrase "grassroots and boots" was thought to have been coined by Senator Albert Jeremiah Beveridge of Indiana, who said of the Progressive Party in , "This party has come from the grass roots. It has grown from the soil of people's hard necessities". Lesson Plans: Science > Phyiscs > Grass Ropes: Rope Structure and Tensile Strength. Grass RopesBy Thomas J. Elpel. Grade Levels: This lesson plan was designed for students in grades 5 through The broad age range reflects the near-universal applicability of the concepts and activities: Making a grass rope is an excellent way to intuitively integrate academic lessons at any age.


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