Participation and e-democracy how to utilize web 2.0 for policy decision-making

Petrik, Klaus (2009) Participation and e-democracy how to utilize web 2.0 for policy decision-making. In Chun, Ae Soon, Sandoval , Rodrigo, & Regan, Priscilla (Eds.) Proceedings of the 10th Annual International Conference on Digital Government Research: Social Networks: Making Connections between Citizens, Data and Government, Digital Government Society of North America, Puebla, Mexico, pp. 254-263.

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This paper investigates in how to utilize ICT and Web 2.0 technologies and e-democracy software for policy decision-making. It introduces a cutting edge decision-making system that integrates the practice of e-petitions, e-consultation, e-rulemaking, e-voting, and proxy voting. The paper demonstrates how under precondition of direct democracy through the use this system the collective intelligence (CI) of a population would be gathered and used throughout the policy process.

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ID Code: 41614
Item Type: Conference Paper
Refereed: Yes
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Keywords: E-democracy , Participatory decision-making , Online deliberation
ISBN: 9781605585352
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > INFORMATION AND COMPUTING SCIENCES (080000) > OTHER INFORMATION AND COMPUTING SCIENCES (089900)
Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > STUDIES IN HUMAN SOCIETY (160000) > POLITICAL SCIENCE (160600)
Divisions: Current > Research Centres > ARC Centre of Excellence for Creative Industries and Innovation
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Creative Industries Faculty
Past > Institutes > Institute for Creative Industries and Innovation
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2009 Digital Government Society of North America
Deposited On: 09 May 2011 22:41
Last Modified: 14 May 2011 14:32

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