A Brief Overview of Public Participation in Public Administration

  • Nadhrah A Kadir School of Social Sciences, Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM)
Keywords: public participation, public administration, public agencies


Public participation is often viewed as a cornerstone of democracy given that it allows for citizens to participate and play an active role in government decision making. The existing public participation scholarship tends to focus on the mechanisms, processes, and outcomes of public participation. The goal of this paper is to give a brief overview of public participation in public administration as the practice is commonly becoming a key responsibility in public agencies.


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How to Cite
Kadir, N. (2019) “A Brief Overview of Public Participation in Public Administration”, Malaysian Journal of Social Sciences and Humanities (MJSSH), 4(3), pp. 58 - 62. doi: 10.47405/mjssh.v4i3.205.