Activists' Views of Deliberation

Peter Levine, Rose Marie Nierras
2007 Journal of Deliberative Democracy  
This article, based on more than 60 interviews, explores the tensions between deliberation and various forms of political activism and advocacy. It identifies more than 20 objections to deliberation that are proposed by political activists in various countries and contexts. It concludes with suggestions for combining deliberation and advocacy.
doi:10.16997/jdd.48 fatcat:gav6wqv2ubazbkrqxnatywqhji