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Book Data

ISBN: 9781603584135
Year Added to Catalog: 2012
Book Format: Paperback
Dimensions: 6 x 9
Number of Pages: 280
Book Publisher: Chelsea Green
Release Date: October 4, 2012
Web Product ID: 695

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Slow Democracy

Rediscovering Community, Bringing Decision Making Back Home

by Susan Clark, Woden Teachout

Table of Contents

Foreword by Frank Bryan

Introduction

Part I: Slow Democracy: Why Do We Need It?

Chapter 1: “Town Halls” from Hell, and Other Stories

Chapter 2: The Rise of Experts and Decline of Local Decision-Making

Chapter 3: Communities Taking Action in a Big World

Part II: Slow Democracy: Why Now?

Chapter 4: The Time Is Right

Chapter 5: Cultural Cognition and Slow Democracy

Part III: A Recipe for Slow Democracy

Chapter 6: Slow Begins with Local

Chapter 7: Inclusion

Chapter 8: Building Dialogue and Understanding

Chapter 9: Deliberation

Chapter 10: Power

Chapter 11: The Jury, Town Meeting, and Slow Democracy

Chapter 12: A Time for Advocacy

Part IV: Slow Democracy Resources

Chapter 13: Slow Democracy Rules

Chapter 14: The Ecology of Slow Democracy

Appendix: Slow Democracy Resource List

Acknowledgements


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