BMCSpeaks 2017 Research Design

How to Explore the Impact Democratic Deliberation has on Decision-Making. Current literature on deliberative democracy suggests that while deliberation does have educative effects, it is not influential of policy or decision-making. Can deliberative democracy work? To what extent do deliberative practices of democracy positively influence policy and decision-making? To answer these questions, I will explore…

Deliberative Democracy in Action

This section of my research still needs work. I am currently working to read more reports of different deliberative forums across the country and across the world.┬áThis is what I have on paper so far. Deliberative Democracy in Action This post will discuss past deliberative forums and evaluate their impact on decision-making and governance. As…