Deliberative Mini-Publics: Core Design Features

David Farrell, Nicole Curato, John S. Dryzek, Brigitte Geißel, Kimmo Grönlund, Sofie Marien, Simon Niemeyer, Jean-Benoit Pilet, Alan Renwick, Jonathan Rose, Maija Setälä, Jane Suiter

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This working paper identifies core design features of a deliberative mini-public (DMP). It aims to provide clarity on what distinguishes aDMP from other forms of citizen engagement and participation by characterising its normative foundations and setting out its key featuresunder a series of discrete headings that can be used as a resource by anyone designing, implementing, or studying DMPs

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PublisherThe Centre for Deliberative Democracy & Global Governance, University of Canberra
Publication statusPublished - 2019
MoE publication typeD4 Published development or research report or study


  • Deliberative democracy

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