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Civic engagement and community information

Peter Levine

Civic engagement and community information

five strategies to revive civic communication

by Peter Levine

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Published by Aspen Institute in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Communication in public administration,
  • Technical innovations,
  • Decision making,
  • Political participation,
  • Citizen participation

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesFive strategies to revive civic communication
    Statementby Peter Levine
    SeriesCommunications and society program, Communications and Society Program (Aspen Institute)
    ContributionsAspen Institute
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 45 p. ;
    Number of Pages45
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25569350M
    ISBN 100898435498
    ISBN 109780898435498
    OCLC/WorldCa747708200

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