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Democracy & citizenship in Filipino political culture

  title={Democracy \& citizenship in Filipino political culture},
  author={Maria Serena I. Diokno and Usaid. and Philippines.},

The Third Wave Democratization: Local Strongmen Political Dynasty Phenomenon Case study: Aquino Family in Philippines and Zukifli Nurdin Family in Jambi, Indonesia

Democracy is a form of government in which all citizens have equal rights in decision-making. According to Huntington, there are three waves of democracy growing in the world. This study discusses

“Only if You Really, Really Need It”: Social Rights Consciousness in the Philippines

This article argues that communitarianism, as the prevalent citizenship paradigm in the Philippines, observable also in modest expectations towards government services among Filipinos and a high


Civil society organizations have risen up the global education agenda since the international community adhered to the ‘Education For All’ Action Framework in the ‘World Education Forum’ that was

Conflict sensitivity and religious associations : an action research journey in Southeast Asia

The associational sector has gained recent prominence, and scholars increasingly recognize the dualistic potential of civil society and social capital to promote either peace or violence. However,

(DP 2005-06) The quality of local governance and development under decentralization in the Philippines

This paper attempts to trace and find evidence for the linkages between the quality of governance, and development at the local level since the adoption of the fiscal decentralization policy in the

Civil Society and Political Change in Asia: Expanding and Contracting Democratic Space

Civil Society and Political Change in Asia: Expanding and Contracting Democratic Space. Edited by Muthiah Alagappa. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2004. 552p. $85.00 cloth, $34.95 paper.

Engendering local civic participation via a citizen feedback mechanism in Bulacan and Davao del Norte

This paper presents the educating effects on civic participation of a citizen feedback mechanism (GOFORDEV Index), which helps promote transparency and accountability in local governance. Using three