Jump to navigation
The European Science Foundation outlines the benefits of putting digital technologies at the centre of democracy.
John Gastil and Robert Richards from Pennsylvania State University propose citizens' assemblies to empower the public.
Bruce Williams from the University of Virginia examines whether the internet is a major threat to, or a potential saviour of, democracy.
A database published by International IDEA, Inter-Parliamentary Union and Stockholm University provides information on the use of electoral quotas for women.
Former federal government minister and Professorial Fellow at University of Melbourne Barry Jones laments the failure of our current system of democracy to tackle 'wicked' policy problems.
Janette Hartz-Karp and Brian Sullivan examine the limitations of online public deliberation and propose an alternative approach in the Journal of Public Deliberation.
Figures compiled by the Inter-Parliamentary Union show many new democracies are electing a higher percentage of women than Western democracies.
The University of Pittsburgh's Melanie Hughes reviews the book Contagious Representation by Frank Thames and Margaret Williams.
Washington Post columnist Robert Samuelson makes a case for why lobbyists benefit democracy.
Level 2, Walter Boas Building
The University of Melbourne
Parkville 3010 VIC Australia
Phone: +61 412 518 046Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Authoriser: Director, Melbourne School of GovernmentMaintainer: Cathy Harper, Editor & Project Director
Date created: 16 September 2014
Last modified: 4 May 2016
Terms and Conditions