Democratic communities of inquiry: Creating opportunities to develop citizenship

@article{Zaphir2018DemocraticCO,
  title={Democratic communities of inquiry: Creating opportunities to develop citizenship},
  author={Luke Zaphir},
  journal={Educational Philosophy and Theory},
  year={2018},
  volume={50},
  pages={359 - 368}
}
  • Luke Zaphir
  • Published 2018
  • Sociology
  • Educational Philosophy and Theory
Abstract One of the most significant obstacles to inquiry and deliberation is citizenship education. There are few mechanisms for the development of citizens’ democratic character within most societies, and greater opportunities need to be made to ensure our democracies are epistemically justifiable. The character and quality of citizens’ interactions are a crucial aspect for any democracy; their engagement (or lack thereof) make a significant difference between a deliberative society and an… Expand
Demarchy: a flexible deliberative process for contemporary democracies
  • Luke Zaphir
  • Political Science
  • Journal of Political Power
  • 2019
ABSTRACT As global issues grow more complex, electoral democracies become more and more ineffective as mechanisms for decision-making and representation. There are alternative democratic processesExpand

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