THE TRIUMPHS OF JOSEPH: HOW TODAY'S COMMUNITY HEALERS ARE REVIVING OUR STREETS AND NEIGHBORHOODS
- The Hidden Health Care System: Mediating Structures and Medicine / A Summons to Life: Mediating Structures and the Prevention of Youth Crime (Book). Gordon, William E. // Social Work;Jan/Feb83, Vol. 28 Issue 1, p87
Reviews two books related to social service. "The Hidden Health Care System: Mediating Structures and Medicine," by Lowell S. Levin and Ellen L. Idler; "A Summons to Life: Mediating Structures and the Prevention of Youth Crime," by Robert L. Woodson.
- EBONY BOOK SHELF. // Ebony;Aug1979, Vol. 34 Issue 10, p30
The article reviews several books about criminal justice for African Americans including "Blacks and Criminal Justice," edited by Charles E. Owens and Jimmy Bell, "Black Perspectives on Crime and the Criminal Justice System," edited by Robert L. Woodson, and "The Administration of Criminal...
- Conservatism Offers Viable Way Out for Blacks. Salmon, Barrington M. // Washington Informer;11/1/2012, Vol. 48 Issue 3, p24
The article offers information on the views of Armstrong Williams, unapologetic conservative, regarding the role of conservatism which can offer the feeling of liberalism to Africa Americans in Washington D.C. It reports that Williams with a community development leader Robert L. Woodson...
- Bush Pushes 'Faith-Based' Initiative During Meeting With Black Pastors. // Church & State;Mar2005, Vol. 58 Issue 3, p16
Reports on U.S. president George W. Bush's promotion of his "faith-based" initiative in the African-American community during a White House session on January 25, 2005. Participation of National Center for Neighborhood Enterprise founder Robert L. Woodson Sr.; Attendance of conservatives who...
- Dark Horses. Williamson Jr., Chilton // National Review;10/2/1981, Vol. 33 Issue 19, p1155
The article focuses on the social problems of the U.S. as of October 1981. A social problem can be defined as the solution of politicians to the human condition. In May 1980, a forum composed of economists William J. Baroody Jr., Robert L. Woodson, Peter Berger, Brigitte Berger as well as some...
- Word From Washington. Mattingly, Marion // Juvenile Justice Update;Oct/Nov2013, Vol. 19 Issue 5, p1
An interview with Robert L. Woodson, the founder of the Center for Neighborhood Enterprise (CNE), is presented. When asked about his program "violence-free-zones," he refers to visiting the person who handle such violence and build an organization with the person to establish a violence free...
- The `psychic surgeon' and the schizophrenic patient: Crisis in a `medicodrama'. Lieban, Richard W. // Culture, Medicine & Psychiatry;Sep96, Vol. 20 Issue 3, p291
Focuses on the response of a Filipino psychic surgeon to an unprecedented challenge in his practice. Description and analysis of how the practitioner modified his clinical performance; Significance of performative acts of healing in a pluralistic medical setting.
- How to choose a healer. Doel, R. Duff // Natural Life;Nov/Dec96, Issue 52, p17
Presents several tips on how to choose a healer. Well-intentioned healers; existence of self-regulating organizations.
- Perceived control by `powerful others' in paranormal healers. Snel, F.W.J.J.; Van Der Sijde, P.C. // Psychological Reports;Oct97, Vol. 81 Issue 2, p543
Studies perceived control in paranormal healers. Method of the study; Details and conclusions of the study.