Journal Articles

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Cummins, Robert and Kim, Yunji. "The use and abuse of ‘community’ and ‘neighbourhood’ within disability research: An exposé, clarification, and recommendation." International Journal of Developmental Disabilities Special Issue on Care in the Community. 61(2) (2015 forthcoming)

Kee, Youngwha, Seo, Inseok, Nam, Chaebong. (2014). Two Faceted Perceptions of Community Wellbeing In Juxtaposition With Objective Conditions. The Korea Local Administration Review, 28(4): 39-71. (Korean)

Kee, Youngwha, Seo, Inseok, Lee, Seung Jong. (2014). The Study on A theoretical conception of Community Wellbeing: Focusing on Resources and Capitals. Journal of Local Government Studies, 26(3). (Korean)

Seo, Inseok, Lee, Seung Jong, Kee, Youngwha. (2014). Analysis on conceptions and Indicators of community wellbeing via panel data of Seoul City, Korean Society and Public Administration, 25(2). (Korean)

Choi, Young-Chool and Jang, Ji-Hyun. (2014). An analysis of research trends in the field of local administration, with specific reference to articles published in the J ournal of Local Government Studies, 1991-2013: Retrospect and Prospect. Korea Local Administration Review, 11(1). (Korean)

Choi, Young-Chool and Lee, Ji-Hye. (2014). Analysis of the Factors Affecting Happiness Level Using IPA Matrix: With Special Reference to Jeju Province. Korean Journal of Local Government & Administration Studies, 28(2). (Korean)

Seo, Inseok, Lee, Seungjong, Kee, Youngwha. (2014). The study on Relation of Local Administrative Services to Communities Wellbeing. The Korean Journal of Public Administration, 23(2): 175-202. (Korean)

Kim, Taehoon, Seo, Inseok, Kee, Youngwha. (2014). Analysis of Competing Hypothesis on Local Government and Administrative Services in Community Well-being(CWB). The Korea Local Administration Review, 28(2), 81-109. (Korean)

Kim, Yunji, Kee, Youngwha and Lee, Seung Jong. "An Analysis of the Relative Importance of Components in Measuring Community Wellbeing: Perspectives of Citizens, Public Officials, and Experts." Social Indicators Research XX(X) Online First. DOI 10.1007/s11205-014-0652-4

Merriam, Sharan B., & Kee, Youngwha. (2014). Promoting Community Wellbeing: The Case for Lifelong Learning for Older Adults. Adult Education Quarterly, 64(2), 128-144, doi:10.1177/0741713613513633.

Kee, Youngwha, Kim, Yunji, Lee, Yoonjin. (2014). "Sing, Dance, and Be Merry: a Strategy for Successful Urban Development?" Asian Social Science 10(9).

Kim, Yunji and Lee, Seung Jong. (2014). "The Development and Application of a Community Wellbeing Index in Korean Metropolitan Cities." Social Indicators Research 119(2): 533-558.

Kee, Youngwha, Kim, Yunji, Kim, Namsuk. (2013). "Developing Community Wellbeing Indicators for Korea: learning from international cases." Journal of Regional Studies and Development 22(1). (Korean)

Lee, Seung Jong, Kee, Youngwha, Kim, Yunji  & Kim, Namsuk. (2013). "Comparing Community Wellbeing Index Evaluations of Experts and Public Officials: Using the Analytical Hierarchy Process Method." Korean Public Administration Review 47(1): 295-320. (Korean)

Kee, Youngwha, Kim, Seung hyun., & Kim, Namsuk. (2013). Analysis of the community wellbeing paradigm model Sungmisan village: using grounded theory method of Strauss and Corbin. Korean Public Administration Review ,47(1): 295-320. (Korean)

Kee, Youngwha, Kim, Yunji, & Kim, Namsuk.  (2013). Developing community wellbeing indicators for Korea: learning from international cases. Journal of Regional Studies and Development. (Korean) 

Kee, Youngwha, Shin, Youngjae, & Kim, Namsuk. (2013). An exploration of stakeholder roles and their interaction on community center program. The Korean Journal of Local Government Studies , 16(4), 207-229. (Korean)

Kee, Youngwha. (2013). Exploring the Social Capital Effect of Senior Job Placement Programs by Local Governments: Grounded Theory. The Korean Journal of Local Government Studies, 17(1), 265-295. (Korean)

Kee, Youngwha,Shin, YoungJae, Kim, Namsook. (2012). An Exploration of stakeholder Roles and Their Interaction on Community Center Program: Grounded Theory Approach. The Korean Journal of Local Government Studies, 16(4), 207-229. (Korean)

Joo, Okchae, Kim, Namsuk, & Kee, Youngwha. (2012). A study of the formation process of self-generated communities of practice. Journal of Local Government Studies , 24(4), 161-186. (Korean)

Choi, Ilwan, Kee, Youngwha, Kim, Namsook. (2012). The Multilevel Analysis on Relationship Study between Middle Managers’ Coaching and Staffs’ Organizational Citizenship Behavior in Public Institutions: Mediating Effects of Self-efficacy. Journal of Human Resource Management Research, 19(5), 119-139. (Korean)

Kim, Jungjin, Kee, Youngwha, Chae, Byoungmin. (2012), A Study of the Effect on the Participation of Soldiers of the CoP. Journal of Human Resource Management Research, 19(5), 53-72. (Korean)

Lee, Seok Jin, Kee, Youngwha, & Kim, Namsuk. (2012). An analysis of research trends of lifelong education in Korea from dissertation. Journal of Lifelong Education 18(4): 65-85. (Korean)

Seo, Jae-Ho. (2012). A meta-analysis of community studies in Korea and implications for public administration: focusing on research area, methods, purpose, and focus.Korean Society and Public Administration, 22(4), 155-182. (Korean)

Kim, Hye jung. (2012). Participation activities and its determinants of local community residents. Korean Public Administration Review , 46(2), 213-240. (Korean)

Seo, Jae-Ho, Kim, Hye jung, & Lee, Seung Jong. (2012). A study of community wellbeing as local government’s value principle. Korean Public Administration Review , 46(1), 33-56. (Korean)

Seo, Jae-Ho, & Lee, Seung Jong.  (2012). An explorative study of local resident perceptions of social safety and risks: focusing on metropolitan districts. Korean Review of Crisis and Emergency Management, 8(3), 1-20. (Korean)

Boström, Ann-Kristin. (2011). Lifelong Learning in Intergenerational Settings: The Development of the Swedish Granddad Program From Project to National Association. Journal of Intergenerational Relationships, 9(3), 293-306. 

Lee, Seung Jong, & Kim, Daewook. (2011). A consolidation plan for North and South Korean local administrative systems. Korea Journal of Public Administration, 49(2), 267-294. (Korean)

Lee, Seung Jong, & Kim, Daewook . (2011). A study on the determinants of satisfaction level of volunteers: focus on Gumi city Saemaul Movement Association members. Journal of Local Government Studies, 23(1), 173-195. (Korean)

Seo, Jae-Ho. (2011). A research on the building up the research model of the elected in local election for chief executive officers: based on the elected’s personal traits in local government. Korean Comparative Government Review , 15(2), 253-276. (Korean)


Seung Jong Lee, Yunji Kim, and Rhonda Phillips (eds.). 2015. Community Well-being and Community Development: Conceptions and Applications. Springer Briefs Series in Well-being and Quality of Life Research.

Youngwha Kee, Yunji Kim, and Rhonda Phillips (eds.). 2015. Learning and Community Approaches for Promoting Well-being.. Springer Briefs Series in Well-being and Quality of Life Research.

Lee, Seung Jong and Kim, Hye Jung. (2011). Theories of Citizen Participation: Pakyoungsa. (Korean)

Book Chapters

Cummins, R. A., Mpofu, E., & Machina, M. (2014). Quality of community life indicators. In E. Mpofu (Ed.), Community-Oriented Health Services: Practices Across Disciplines (pp. 165-181). Dordrecht: Springer.