Preface.- Contributors.- Part 1: University Engagement with Socially Excluded Communities.- 1. University Engagement with Socially Excluded Communities; Paul Benneworth.- 2. Celebrating Worthy Conversations: Universities and their multiple communities; Ros Derrett.- 3. Challenging Inequalities through Community-University Partnerships; Angie Hart and Kim Aumann.- 4. Universities, Regions and Social Disadvantage; Ruth Williams and Allan Cochrane.- Part 2: Internal University Transformations for Effective Regional Engagement.- 5. The Relationship of Community Engagement with Universities' Core Missions; Paul Benneworth, David Charles, Catherine Hodgson and Lynne Humphrey.- 6. University-Community Engagement: Dislocation of Theory and Practice; Lynne Humphrey.- 7. `Building' Engagement into the Fabric of the University; Laura Saija.- 8. Engagement and the Idea of the Civic University; James Powell and Karl Dayson.- Part 3: Transformations in the Epistemic `Idea' of a University.- 9. Universities' Perspectives on Community Engagement; Paul Benneworth and Lynne Humphrey.- 10. Can Universities Really Effectively Engage with Socially Excluded Communities?; Fred Robinson and Ray Hudson.- 11. Translation, Insulation and Mediation; University and Community Engagement in an Age of Ambivalence; Tim May and Beth Perry.- Part 4: Transformation in the Social Environment for University-Community Engagement.- 12. University-Community Engagement in the Wider Policy Environment; Paul Benneworth and David Charles.- 13. Policies for Promoting University-Community Engagement in Practice; Paul Benneworth and Ben Jongbloed.- 14. Learning from History: Previous Attempts to Measure Universities' Community Impacts; Ben Jongbloed and Paul Benneworth.- 15. The Carnegie Classification for Community Engagement; Elaine Ward, Suzanne Buglione, Dwight E. Giles Jr. and John Saltmarsh.- 16. The Evaluation of Universities and their Contributions to Social Exclusion; Paul Benneworth.- Part 5: Conclusions.- 17. The Engaged University in Practice?; Paul Benneworth.- Index.