Development Sustainability Through Community Participation: Mixed Results from the Philippine Health Sector, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Development Sustainability Through Community Participation

Mixed Results from the Philippine Health Sector, 1st Edition

By Joaquin L. Gonzalez


194 pages

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Published in 1998, this is a very timely book, especially with the current global concern for sustaining socio-economic development projects through increased civil society participation. The author warns development practitioners and scholars to be careful about over prescribing community participation as a panacea to achieving project sustainability.

Table of Contents

1. Operationalizing Community Participation and Project Sustainability 2. Does Community Participation Really Matter to Development Sustainability?: Competing Views and Evidences 3. Community Participation, Development Sustainability and the Decentralization of Health Care Delivery in the Philippines 4. The Cases of Four Philippine Health Care Projects.

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BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Sociology / General