Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-2 of 2 items

  • Keywords: descriptive representation x
  • University Presses: Princeton University Press x
  • Princeton University Press x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

Conclusion

Christopher F. Karpowitz and Tali Mendelberg

in The Silent Sex: Gender, Deliberation, and Institutions

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691159751
eISBN:
9781400852697
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691159751.003.0012
Subject:
Sociology, Gender and Sexuality

This concluding chapter discusses how scholars have established the utility of different types of representation for disadvantaged groups. Descriptive representation refers to the physical presence ... More


First Mechanism of Democratic Reason: Inclusive Deliberation

Hélène Landemore

in Democratic Reason: Politics, Collective Intelligence, and the Rule of the Many

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691155654
eISBN:
9781400845538
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691155654.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter stresses that deliberation is best designed for problem solving, in which cognitive diversity turns out to be more crucial than individual ability. Because deliberation allows the ... More


View: