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Deliberations about deliberative methods: issues in the design and evaluation of public participation processes

by J Abelson, J Eyles, Pierre-Gerlier Forest, F-P Gauvin, E Martin, P Smith

A background document printed in Social Science and Medicine 57[2003], the authors explore the recent fascination with deliberative methods for public involvement first by examining their origins within democratic theory, and then by focusing on the experiences with deliberative methods within the health sector.

Release Date: 18 Jul 2003
Number of pages: 13
Document number: 20819