online deliberation

The field of online deliberation is very important to deliberative democracy and participatory democracy, as deliberation requires argument to meet argument, and this is much easier done online than in person. The issue challenge is a good example of online deliberation at openpolitics.ca itself.

Any deliberation system relies on an argumentation framework which standardizes the way argument is presented.

online political resources

The online-deliberation yahoogroup debates theory.

Particular concerns in common with open politics itself include: