Designing Deliberation Systems

@article{Rose2010DesigningDS,
  title={Designing Deliberation Systems},
  author={Jeremy Rose and {\O}ystein S{\ae}b{\o}},
  journal={The Information Society},
  year={2010},
  volume={26},
  pages={228 - 240}
}
In a liberal democracy, the evolution of political agendas and formation of policy involves deliberation: serious consideration of political issues. Modern-day political participation is dependent on widespread deliberation supported by information and communication technologies, which also offer the potential to revitalize and transform citizen engagement in democracy. Although the majority of Web 2.0 systems enable these discourses to some extent, government institutions commission and manage… 
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