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Health Education and Community Empowerment: Conceptualizing and Measuring Perceptions of Individual, Organizational, and Community Control
The fundamental conditions and resources for health are peace, shelter, edu cation, food, income, a stable ecosystem, sustainable resources, social justice, and equity. Improvement in health requiresExpand
What is youth participation
Youth participation strengthens personal and social development, provides expertise for children and youth programs and services, and promotes a more democratic society, but questions arise about itsExpand
Renewing the Civic Mission of the American Research University
Should the American research university have a strategy for renewing its civic mission in a diverse democratic society and, if so, what should it be? Many American research universities wereExpand
Further explorations in empowerment theory: An empirical analysis of psychological empowerment
Developed empowerment theory and replicated previous research on citizen participation and perceived control. Few investigators have designed studies that specifically test empowerment theory. ThisExpand
Involving young people in neighborhood development
Abstract What are some ways to involve young people in the decisions that affect their lives at the neighborhood level? This paper distinguishes among five types of involvement—citizen action, youthExpand
Empowerment as a multi-level construct: perceived control at the individual, organizational and community levels
There has been increasing interest in the development of a conceptual framework and operationalization of empowerment that explores the relationships among different levels of analysis: individual,Expand
Youth participation in public policy at the municipal level
Abstract Young people should participate in public policy at the municipal level. But because mass media, social science, and professional practice tend to emphasize the deficiencies andExpand
The Politics of Public Hearings