Optimizing E-Participation Initiatives Through Social Media

Optimizing E-Participation Initiatives Through Social Media

Laura Alcaide-Muñoz (University of Granada, Spain) and Francisco José Alcaraz-Quiles (University of Granada, Spain)
Release Date: May, 2018|Copyright: © 2018 |Pages: 307
ISBN13: 9781522553267|ISBN10: 1522553266|EISBN13: 9781522553274|DOI: 10.4018/978-1-5225-5326-7


As technology and social media tools become more integrated into society, they provide important frameworks for online government and community collaboration.

Optimizing E-Participation Initiatives Through Social Media provides emerging research on the role of online web technologies in promoting citizen and community involvement in public affairs. While highlighting topics such as online transaction, participatory design, and e-polling, this publication explores the use of Web 2.0 by governments to create more affordable, participatory, and transparent public-sector management models. This book is an important resource for academicians, practitioners, and researchers seeking current research on online public involvement in government policy decision making.

Topics Covered

The many academic areas covered in this publication include, but are not limited to:

  • Developing Countries
  • E-Government
  • E-Polling
  • E-Voting
  • Online Discourse
  • Online Security
  • Online Transaction
  • Participatory Design
  • Populism

Table of Contents and List of Contributors

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