DOUGLAS D. PERKINS is a community and environmental psychologist in the Environment & Behavior Area of the Family and Consumer Studies Department, University of Utah. A portion of the present research earned him the 1991 Dissertation Award of the Society for Community Research and Action. His research interests include citizen participation in community organizing and development and individual and community responses to neighborhood problems. He edited (with Marc Zimmerman) a special (1995) issue of the American Journal of Community Psychology on empowerment theory, research, and application.
The Ecology of Empowerment: Predicting Participation in Community Organizations
Article first published online: 14 APR 2010
1996 The Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues
Journal of Social Issues
Volume 52, Issue 1, pages 85–110, Spring 1996
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Perkins, D. D., Brown, B. B. and Taylor, R. B. (1996), The Ecology of Empowerment: Predicting Participation in Community Organizations. Journal of Social Issues, 52: 85–110. doi: 10.1111/j.1540-4560.1996.tb01363.x
- Issue published online: 14 APR 2010
- Article first published online: 14 APR 2010
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