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  • You take the high road, I'll take the low road, and we'll see who's more democratic when we get to the other end… Creative commons image Icon Daniel Weinandlicensed for reuse under CC BY 2.0 under Creative-Commons license
    Article

    Updated on:

    25 Nov 2014

  • You take the high road, I'll take the low road, and we'll see who's more democratic when we get to the other end…

    You take the high road, I'll take the low road, and we'll see who's more democratic when we get to the other end… Creative commons image Icon Daniel Weinandlicensed for reuse under CC BY 2.0 under Creative-Commons license
    Updated 25 Nov 2014
    While there are many apparent similarities between the rhetoric of ‘Localism’ in England and that of ‘Community Empowerment’ in Scotland, a closer look...
  • Democratizing Inequalities Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Radist777 | Dreamstime.com

    Democratizing Inequalities

    By Dr Michael McQuarrie

    Participation has become a necessary basis for institutional authority in an era of declining social mobility and...

    Read now: Democratizing Inequalities about Managing projects through people

    Article

    30 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    24 Apr 2014

  • Democratizing Inequalities

    Democratizing Inequalities Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Radist777 | Dreamstime.com
    Introductory level Duration 30 mins Updated 24 Apr 2014
    Participation has become a necessary basis for institutional authority in an era of declining social mobility and government retrenchment.
  • Creating a culture of participation Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: talkaoke.com

    Creating a culture of participation

    By Dr Hilde Stephansen, Mikey Weinkove

    An interview with Mikey Weinkove of The People Speak, an artists’ collective that creates ‘tools for the world to...

    Read now: Creating a culture of participation about Managing projects through people

    Article

    30 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    09 Apr 2014

  • Creating a culture of participation

    Creating a culture of participation Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: talkaoke.com
    Introductory level Duration 30 mins Updated 09 Apr 2014
    An interview with Mikey Weinkove of The People Speak, an artists’ collective that creates ‘tools for the world to take over itself’. Their many projects...
  • Engaging EU citizens in policy making Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Puzzled by policy

    Engaging EU citizens in policy making

    By Dr Hilde Stephansen, Deirdre Lee

    An interview with Deirdre Lee at Insight-NUI Galway, about Puzzled by Policy, a European Commission funded project...

    Read now: Engaging EU citizens in policy making about Managing projects through people

    Article

    30 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    09 Apr 2014

  • Engaging EU citizens in policy making

    Engaging EU citizens in policy making Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Puzzled by policy
    Introductory level Duration 30 mins Updated 09 Apr 2014
    An interview with Deirdre Lee at Insight-NUI Galway, about Puzzled by Policy, a European Commission funded project that aimed to engage citizens in the...
  • Taking responsibility for Friern Barnet Community Library Creative commons image Icon The Open University under Creative Commons BY-NC-SA 4.0 license
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    30 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    09 Apr 2014

  • Taking responsibility for Friern Barnet Community Library

    Taking responsibility for Friern Barnet Community Library Creative commons image Icon The Open University under Creative Commons BY-NC-SA 4.0 license
    Introductory level Duration 30 mins Updated 09 Apr 2014
    “Barnet claims to know what people want.  But if you go into some of the libraries in Barnet, I would have to say that they probably don’t know what...
  • UK Uncut: Changing public opinion through direct action Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: UK Uncut

    UK Uncut: Changing public opinion through direct action

    By Dr Hilde Stephansen, Sarah Kwei

    “Starbucks felt so pressured by the public that they felt obliged to pay £20,000,000 to the HMRC.” Our series of...

    Read now: UK Uncut: Changing public opinion through direct action about Managing projects through people

    Article

    30 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    09 Apr 2014

  • UK Uncut: Changing public opinion through direct action

    UK Uncut: Changing public opinion through direct action Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: UK Uncut
    Introductory level Duration 30 mins Updated 09 Apr 2014
    “Starbucks felt so pressured by the public that they felt obliged to pay £20,000,000 to the HMRC.” Our series of interviews with activists and practitioners...
  • Complaints Choir: What is it? Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Complaints Choirs

    Complaints Choir: What is it?

    By Dr Hilde Stephansen, Tellervo Kalleinen, Oliver Kochta-Kalleinen

    "This project stays dynamic when people take the Complaints Choir as a tool and make use of it in their own context...

    Read now: Complaints Choir: What is it? about Managing projects through people

    Article

    30 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    09 Apr 2014

  • Complaints Choir: What is it?

    Complaints Choir: What is it? Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Complaints Choirs
    Introductory level Duration 30 mins Updated 09 Apr 2014
    "This project stays dynamic when people take the Complaints Choir as a tool and make use of it in their own context and modify it. That’s the spirit of open...
  • Organising today: Stewarding and responding to ‘the people’ Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: 38 degrees
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    15 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    09 Apr 2014

  • Organising today: Stewarding and responding to ‘the people’

    Organising today: Stewarding and responding to ‘the people’ Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: 38 degrees
    Introductory level Duration 15 mins Updated 09 Apr 2014
    38 degrees aims to bring people together to take action on the issues that matter to them. Participation Now researcher Nick Mahony talked to Becky Jarvis...
  • Participation Now: Meet the practitioners Creative commons image Icon stethoscope under CC-BY-SA licence under Creative-Commons license

    Participation Now: Meet the practitioners

    By Dr Nick Mahony, Dr Hilde Stephansen

    We have conducted a series of interviews with people involved in organising public participation initiatives.

    Read now: Participation Now: Meet the practitioners about Managing projects through people

    Article

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    08 Apr 2014

  • Participation Now: Meet the practitioners

    Participation Now: Meet the practitioners Creative commons image Icon stethoscope under CC-BY-SA licence under Creative-Commons license
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 08 Apr 2014
    We have conducted a series of interviews with people involved in organising public participation initiatives.
  • When is citizen participation transformative? Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Mishkacz | Dreamstime.com

    When is citizen participation transformative?

    By Professor Leah Lievrouw, Dr Nick Mahony, Dr Hilde Stephansen

    When is participation empowering and transformative? What is the relationship between ‘bottom-up’ and ‘top-down’...

    Read now: When is citizen participation transformative? about Managing projects through people

    Article

    15 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    08 Jan 2014

  • When is citizen participation transformative?

    When is citizen participation transformative? Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Mishkacz | Dreamstime.com
    Introductory level Duration 15 mins Updated 08 Jan 2014
    When is participation empowering and transformative? What is the relationship between ‘bottom-up’ and ‘top-down’ modes of participation?
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