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Changing hats: how deliberation impacts citizens

This paper examines the evidence of how being part of a deliberative dialogue affects participants, and considers what it means for Sciencewise and others engaged in dialogue processes.

Executive summary

We know that deliberative dialogue processes can have valuable impacts on policy making, but what impact do they have on the citizens who take part?

Deliberative theory has emphasised the ability of citizens to take on information and approach issues rationally and with greater regard for others when in a deliberative setting. This thought leadership piece examines the evidence of how being part of a deliberative dialogue affects participants, and considers what it means for Sciencewise and others engaged in dialogue processes.

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