The chapter focuses on the role of the third mission of universities. and highlights the benefits of public engagement as well as the role of public policies with reference to third mission. Moreover, the consequence of scientific contributions in the production of policy indications is underlined in the contribution. The authors also focus on the Italian case and outline some critical methodological aspects concerning impact evaluation of public engagement.
|Title of host publication||Civic Engagement in Contemporary Italy|
|Number of pages||30|
|Publication status||Published - 2019|