Abstract

My interests as an academic are in structural violence and social capital, particularly community social capital. Put plainly, structural violence is officially and/or socially encouraged rules and practices that guarantee different outcomes for different populations. Social capital is a measure of what an individual can achieve through their network of social relationships. Community social capital … Continue reading Abstract

The 1st draft of the curriculum is finished

The NCR 594 Project is about teaching leadership skills to community members and activists to make them effective as leaders in the community and representatives of the community. Central to this project has been the development of a curriculum for the leadership training part of the project. I have finally finished with the first draft. … Continue reading The 1st draft of the curriculum is finished

The NCR 594 Project

My name is Leo. I am a graduate student in the Negotiation, Conflict Resolution, and Peacebuilding program at the California State University at Dominguez Hills. This venture is an independent study project that will contribute to my thesis project. The NCR 594 Project is an experiment in community building and community organization. The point is to create stronger communities where stakeholder … Continue reading The NCR 594 Project