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Deliberative Democracy at China's Grassroots: Case Studies of a Hidden Phenomenon

Unger, Jonathan; Chan, Anita; Chung, Him


Dictatorial China contains vivid examples of grassroots deliberative democracy on issues vital to local participants. Three elements in our case studies are relevant to programs of deliberative, participatory decision making elsewhere in the world. First, the Chinese examples have all occurred within longstanding communities. Second, the members of these communities have faced concrete issues of a type they felt they had the knowledge to resolve. And third, all of these communities had access...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2014
Type: Journal article
Source: Politics and Society
DOI: 10.1177/0032329214547344


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