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You can also see my research through these links:
of my scholarly research to date
Video lecture on the Oregon Citizens' Initiative Review. This talk shows how my research relates to a bold election reform used in Oregon in 2010.
on my deliberation research
I teach small group decision making, political deliberation, inter-cultural communication, theory development, and public scholarship in the Penn State University Department of Communication Arts and Sciences.
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Democracy in Small Groups: Participation, Decision Making, and Communication
(2nd edition by Efficacy Press, 2014; 1st edition by New Society Publishers, 1993)
Australian Citizens Parliament and the Future of Deliberative Democracy
(Penn State Press, 2013), a co-edited volume examining in detail the success and challenges of a national deliberative event in Australia.
Democracy in Motion: Evaluating the Practice and Impact of Deliberative Civic Engagement
(Oxford, 2012), a co-edited volume reviewing modern research on the practice of democratic deliberation.
The Jury and Democracy: How Jury Deliberation Promotes Civic Engagement and Political Participation (Oxford, 2010). Order directly from Oxford or at Amazon.com for as little as $17 new. Such a deal!
Deliberative Democracy Handbook (Jossey-Bass, 2005),
co-edited with Peter
Popular Demand: Revitalizing
Representative Democracy through Deliberative Elections (U.