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Democracy as Problem Solving: Civic Capacity in Communities Across the Globe
Complexity, division, mistrust, and "process paralysis" can thwart leaders and others when they tackle local challenges. In Democracy as Problem Solving, Xavier de Souza Briggs shows how civic capacity -- the capacity to create and sustain smart collective action -- can be developed and used. In an era of sharp debate over the conditions under which democracy can develop w ...more
Hardcover, 374 pages
Published September 1st 2008 by MIT Press (MA)
(first published July 18th 2008)
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