Book Volume 7444 2012

Electronic Participation

4th IFIP WG 8.5 International Conference, ePart 2012, Kristiansand, Norway, September 3-5, 2012. Proceedings


ISBN: 978-3-642-33249-4 (Print) 978-3-642-33250-0 (Online)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

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  2. Keynote Speech

    1. Chapter

      Pages 1-12

      Social Media and Counter-Democracy: The Contingences of Participation

  3. Reviews

    1. Chapter

      Pages 13-24

      E-Consultations: A Review of Current Practice and a Proposal for Opening Up the Process

    2. Chapter

      Pages 25-36

      Choosing the Right Medium for Municipal eParticipation Based on Stakeholder Expectations

    3. Chapter

      Pages 37-48

      A Communication Genre Perspective on e-Petitioning: The Case of the Citizens’ Initiative

  4. Policy Consultations

    1. Chapter

      Pages 49-60

      Citizens’ Evaluation of an Online Argument Visualisation Platform for eParticipation

    2. Chapter

      Pages 61-72

      PolicyCommons — Visualizing Arguments in Policy Consultation

    3. Chapter

      Pages 73-84

      Structuring Japanese Regional Information Gathered from the Web as Linked Open Data for Use in Concern Assessment

  5. Case Studies

    1. Chapter

      Pages 85-96

      Using Online Carbon Calculators for Participation in Local Climate Initiatives

    2. Chapter

      Pages 97-111

      Reference Process Model for Participatory Budgeting in Germany

    3. Chapter

      Pages 112-119

      Getting Teenagers to Participate: A Survey of the Youth Council of the City of Lausanne

  6. Techniques and Analysis

    1. Chapter

      Pages 120-131

      Model Based Critique of Policy Proposals

    2. Chapter

      Pages 132-143

      Online Communities Support Policy-Making: The Need for Data Analysis

    3. Chapter

      Pages 144-155

      Exploiting eParticipation Using an Ontological Approach

    4. Chapter

      Pages 156-169

      Public Policy Formulation through Non Moderated Crowdsourcing in Social Media

  7. Back Matter

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