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Beyond Problem Solving: Reconceptualizing the Work of Public Deliberation as Deliberative Inquiry
This article introduces deliberative inquiry (DI), a practical theory designed to guide the work of deliberative practitioners working in their local communities to better address wicked problems byExpand
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Utilizing “On Tap” Experts in Deliberative Forums: Implications for Design
Experts play important roles in supporting public deliberation. These roles include developing and vetting background materials, participating in question-and-answer sessions with citizens, andExpand
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Facilitating Democracy: Centers and Institutes of Public Deliberation and Collaborative Problem Solving.
Campus-based centers and institutes serve as hubs for local dialogue, deliberation, and collaborative problem solving.
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The Promise and Failure of President Clinton's Race Initiative of 1997-1998: A Rhetorical Perspective
Labeled "naive," "lackluster," "rudderless," a "sham," "blind to reality," a "dud," and "timid," President Clinton's race initiative was heavily criticized throughout its 15-month existence. PerhapsExpand
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Unveiling the Oslo Narrative: The Rhetorical Transformation of Israeli-Palestinian Diplomacy
This essay examines the alternative narrative that was developed during the signing of the 1993 Oslo accords between Israeli and Palestinian officials. Within this new narrative, the directExpand
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Editors' Introduction: Special Issue on Higher Education
This issue of the Journal for Public Deliberation challenges colleges and universities to consider how their academic programs help strengthen American democracy. In this introduction, the editorsExpand
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Ending Welfare as We Know It: President Clinton and the Rhetorical Transformation of the Anti-Welfare Culture
This essay presents a longitudinal analysis of Clinton's framing of welfare and poverty from 1992 to 1996. Focusing on how Clinton strategically framed the potential impacts of "ending welfare," theExpand
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Herbert Hoover and the Presidential Campaign of 1932: The Failure of Apologia
Despite Franklin D. Roosevelt's landslide victory, few elections have held more lasting significance for political scientists, historians, and communication scholars than the presidential election ofExpand
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