Does the expanding utilization of on-line political boards bring about a extra deliberative democracy? This book presents the evolution of the general public areas in a historic viewpoint, by means of defining and operationalizing the deliberative standards of democracy, and by means of measuring and comparing the influence of virtualization of the political debates.

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