ERIC Number: EJ585215
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
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Communication, Social Networks, and Influence in Citizen Participation.
Gaunt, Thomas P.
Journal of the Community Development Society, v29 n2 p276-97 1998
Interviews and surveys of participants in five community projects investigated whether the communication process for citizen participation is a factor in increasing or decreasing citizen influence in decision making for a project. Findings demonstrate the importance of social-network analysis in assessing the effectiveness of participation programs. (Author/JOW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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