Eberly College of Arts and Sciences
There is a strong connection between deliberation and dialogue and commons theory Deliberative activity generally takes place within group settings that approximate the defining conditions of a commons. In addition, social capital, in the form of trust and a sense of mutuality, and construction of a new or reconstituted normative outlook typically result from successful deliberation and dialogue efforts. This poses several lessons for the practice of the practice of such discussions.
Digital Commons Citation
Lohmann, Roger A., "Deliberation and Dialogue in the Pracademic Commons" (2007). Faculty Scholarship. 799.
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