Online Deliberation and #CivicTech: A Symposium
Journal of Deliberative Democracy 17(1):76-77, 2021, https://doi.org/10.16997/10.16997/jdd.988
2 Pages Posted: 7 May 2021
Date Written: 2021
Online deliberation is one important instance of civic tech that is both for and by the citizens, through engaging citizens in Internet-supported deliberative discussions on public issues. This article explains the origins of a set of symposium articles in this journal issue based on the 2017'International Conference on Deliberation and Decision Making: Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Civic Tech' held in Singapore. Symposium articles are presented in a sequence that flows from designing decision making systems to platforms to specific technological nudges.
Keywords: platform, nudge, e-deliberation, gov tech, civic tech, online deliberation
JEL Classification: O33
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