The online participation process is influenced by a number of factors on the meso level which describe properties or features of the process itself. These might have an impact on it's legitimacy, efficiency, and the quality of it's results as well as other criteria. The process characteristics include, for example, the amount of people involved, and wether the process can be described as fair, transparent and inclusive. Furthermore it is of importance which issues are adressed in the process. Also, there are technical aspects which play an important role, e.g. moderation assistance, recommender and network voting systems as well as user management.
This category has the following 19 subcategories, out of 19 total.
- ► Argumentation Theory (1 C, 36 P)
- ► Channel of Communication (2 P)
- ► Efficiency (1 P)
- ► Group Size (9 P)
- ► Level of Engagement (7 P)
- ► Network Voting Systems (7 P)
- ► Preference Aggregation (8 P)
- ► Transparency (empty)
Pages in category "Process Characteristics"
The following 2 pages are in this category, out of 2 total.