Book 2012

Empowering Open and Collaborative Governance

Technologies and Methods for Online Citizen Engagement in Public Policy Making

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ISBN: 978-3-642-27218-9 (Print) 978-3-642-27219-6 (Online)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xviii

  2. Public Policy Debate Foundations: Processes and Methods for Scoping, Planning, Evaluating and Transforming Citizen Engagement

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-20

      Democratic Legitimacy and Recruitment Strategies in eParticipation Projects

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      Chapter

      Pages 21-37

      Collaboration for Open Innovation Processes in Public Administrations

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      Chapter

      Pages 39-59

      An Integrated Methodology for the Evaluation of ePetitions

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      Chapter

      Pages 61-78

      Assessing a Measurement Model for Digital Political Participation: A Multidisciplinary Point of View

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      Chapter

      Pages 79-94

      Online Engagement from the Grassroots: Reflecting on over a Decade of ePetitioning Experience in Europe and the UK

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      Chapter

      Pages 95-115

      Evaluating eParticipation Projects and Lessons Learnt

  3. Information and Communication Technologies for Citizens' Participation

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 117-117

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      Chapter

      Pages 119-138

      Knowing the Law as a Prerequisite to Participative eGovernment: The Role of Semantic Technologies

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      Chapter

      Pages 139-155

      Regional Participation Model to Engage Citizens in Distant Decision-Making

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      Chapter

      Pages 157-179

      Visualisation of Online Discussion Forums

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      Chapter

      Pages 181-197

      Distributed Discussion: An Integrated eParticipation Model for Engaging Young People in Technology Policy

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      Chapter

      Pages 199-219

      Open Collaboration in Policy Development: Concept and Architecture to Integrate Scenario Development and Formal Policy Modelling

  4. Future Research Directions of Open, Collaborative ICT-enabled Governance

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 221-221

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      Chapter

      Pages 223-240

      ICT as the Facilitator of Postmodern and Empowered Forms of Citizenship: Myth or Reality?

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      Chapter

      Pages 241-262

      A Critical Analysis of EU-Funded eParticipation

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      Pages 263-282

      ICT for Governance and Policy Modelling: Visionary Directions and Research Paths

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 283-296