CONTENTS

 

INTRODUCTION

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Section I:  Overview of COLLABORATIONS AND                                        COALITIONS

 

 

OVERVIEW

 

Chapter 1.    ADVANTAGES OF  BUILDING COLLABORATIONS

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Chapter 2.    DEFINITIONS  OF INTERORGANIZATIONAL FORMS

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Chapter 3.    SOME ESSENTIAL COMPONENTS OF COALITION DEVELOPMENT:  THE FOUR  “C”'S

 

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SECTION  I   REVIEW QUESTIONS AND EXERCISES

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Section II:  Developmental Phases

 

OVERVIEW

 

Chapter 4.    COLLABORATION DEVELOPMENT: PROCESS AND      PRODUCT TASKS AND  POSSIBLE OUTCOMES

·        Formation

·        Implementation

·        Maintenance

·        Termination/Transformation

 

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PHASE I: FORMATION

 

Chapter 5.    MEMBERSHIP RECRUITMENT AND CULTIVATION

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Chapter 6.    PURPOSE, GOALS, STRATEGIES AND ACTIONS

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Chapter 7.    STRUCTURE AND PROCESS

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Chapter 8.    STAFF FUNCTIONS AND RESOURCES FOR EFFECTIVE COLLABORATIONS

 

  

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PHASE II: IMPLEMENTATION  & PHASE III: MAINTENANCE

 

Chapter 9.    TASKS OF PHASE II AND PHASE III: COALITION AND

COLLABORATION  IMPLEMENTATION AND MAINTENANCE

 

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Chapter 10.   SUSTAINING THE EFFORT: FUNDRAISING FOR COALITIONS AND  COLLABORATIONS

 

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Chapter 11.   COLLABORATION LEADERSHIP

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PHASE IV:  TERMINATION OR TRANSFORMATION

 

Chapter 12.   PHASE IV:  TERMINATION OR TRANSFORMATION

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SECTION II   REVIEW QUESTIONS AND EXERCISES

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SECTION  III. COLLABORATION CHALLENGES AND                                                      ACHIEVEMENTS

 

OVERVIEW

 

Chapter 13.   MANAGING DYNAMIC TENSIONS

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Chapter 14.   COLLABORATION SUCCESS

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Chapter 15.   COLLABORATION FAILURE

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Chapter 16.   COLLABORATION ASSESSMENT

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SECTION III   REVIEW QUESTIONS AND EXERCISES

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SECTION IV:  APPLICATIONS OF COLLABORATION

 

OVERVIEW

 

Chapter 17.   SERVICE INTEGRATION

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Chapter 18.   PROBLEM-SOLVING  AND CONFLICT RESOLUTION

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Chapter 19.   COMPREHENSIVE COMMUNITY PLANNING

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SECTION IV  REVIEW QUESTIONS AND EXERCISES

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SECTION V.  Recommended readings

 

REFERENCES ON COALITIONS AND COLLABORATIONS

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Appendices

 

    sample ground rules

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·         statement of purpose

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    membership agreement

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    by-laws (outline)

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·        operating procedures (outline)

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·        COLLABORATION /COALITION  SELF ASSESSMENT TOOL

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