The articles in this Symposium have been developed from papers presented at a workshop held at the Centre for Civil Society and Governance at the University of Hong Kong in May 2010. Generous support for the workshop was provided by the University's Faculty of Social Sciences and Department of Politics and Public Administration in which the Centre is located.
Special Issue Article
Symposium introduction: Dynamics of governance and civic engagement†
Article first published online: 25 APR 2011
Copyright © 2011 John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.
Public Administration and Development
Special Issue: Symposium on Governance and Civic Engagement in the Asia Pacific Region
Volume 31, Issue 2, pages 75–82, May 2011
How to Cite
Lee, E. and Thynne, I. (2011), Symposium introduction: Dynamics of governance and civic engagement. Public Admin. Dev., 31: 75–82. doi: 10.1002/pad.594
- Issue published online: 25 APR 2011
- Article first published online: 25 APR 2011
- regime types;
- civil society;
- civic engagement;
- policy processes;
This Introduction sets the scene for the Symposium. It considers the governance value of civic engagement, along with civic engagement as identifiable modes of governance. Such matters are embraced in the subsequent analyses of significant developments and experience in South Korea, the Philippines, Australia, Hong Kong and China. Copyright © 2011 John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.