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Deliberative democracy – Review essay

In Public Deliberation, James Bohman addresses a problem that has long shadowed normative democratic theory. The problem is that while normative theory formulates ideals of rational and just political order, it is often unclear how such ideals are to be achieved, or even … Continue reading

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Deliberative democracy, the public sphere and the internet

The internet could be an efficient political instrument if it were seen as part of a democracy where free and open discourse within a vital public sphere plays a decisive role. The model of deliberative democracy, as developed by Jürgen … Continue reading

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