Community Engagement: Exploring a Relational Approach to Consultation and Collaborative Practice in Australia

@article{Johnston2010CommunityEE,
  title={Community Engagement: Exploring a Relational Approach to Consultation and Collaborative Practice in Australia},
  author={Kim A. Johnston},
  journal={Journal of Promotion Management},
  year={2010},
  volume={16},
  pages={217 - 234}
}
  • Kim A. Johnston
  • Published 12 March 2010
  • Political Science
  • Journal of Promotion Management
Community engagement is increasingly being employed by Australian organizations as a key strategy to incorporate representative community opinions into decision-making. This trend is reflected by Australian local and state governments legislating for community consultation in major infrastructure projects and the increasing role of public relations practitioners to manage these programs. This study explores community engagement founded on relational theory and proposed a typology of engagement… 

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