CITIZEN SAMPLING SIMULATIONS: A METHOD FOR INVOLVING THE PUBLIC IN SOCIAL PLANNING

THE GROWTH OF THE PLANNING FUNCTION OF GOVERNMENT RAISES THE QUESTION OF HOW PLANNING CAN BE ACCOMPLISHED BY DEMOCRATIC MEANS. A NEW TECHNOLOGICAL DEVICE - THE TEACHING COMPUTER - SEEMS TO BE IDEALLY SUITED FOR DISCUSSIONS BETWEEN EXPERTS AND THE PUBLIC ON MEDIUM AND LONG-RANGE PLANNING ISSUES. THE TEACHING COMPUTER CAN BE THOUGHT OF AS A MASS COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEM WITH FEEDBACK. /AUTHOR/

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Vol 1, No 3, PP 361-375
  • Corporate Authors:

    Policy Sciences

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  • Authors:
    • Umpleby, S
  • Publication Date: 1970

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  • Accession Number: 00240030
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 12 1971 12:00AM