Promises and Limits of Web-deliberation by R. KiesPromises and Limits of Web-deliberation by R. Kies

Promises and Limits of Web-deliberation

byR. Kies

Hardcover | April 16, 2010

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Does the increasing usage of online political forums lead to a more deliberative democracy? This book presents the evolution of the public spaces in a historical perspective, by defining and operationalizing the deliberative criteria of democracy, and by measuring and evaluating the impact of virtualization of the political debates.
RAPHAËL KIES is Researcher in Political Science at the University of Luxembourg.
Title:Promises and Limits of Web-deliberationFormat:HardcoverDimensions:188 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0.5 inPublished:April 16, 2010Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230619215

ISBN - 13:9780230619210


Table of Contents

Deliberative Democracy: Origins, Meaning and Major Controversies Deliberative Democracy and its Operationalization Extension of the Online Political Debates Existing Findings on Deliberativeness of Web-Debates Analysis of 'Radicali Italiani' Online Campaign in Issy-Les-Moulineaux