Rebuilding Public Institutions Together
Professionals and Citizens in a Participatory Democracy
The Laurence and Lynne Brown Democracy Medal is an initiative of the McCourtney Institute for Democracy at Pennsylvania State University. It annually recognizes outstanding individuals, groups, and organizations that produce exceptional innovations to further democracy in the United States or around the world.
In this book, Albert W. Dzur argues that some of the most innovative and important work in democracy is taking place face-to-face and is
Albert W. Dzur
Bowling Green State University
Albert Dzur is professor of political science and philosophy at Bowling Green State University, a research fellow at the Scottish Centre for Crime and Justice Research at the University of Edinburgh, and an associate at the Centre for Deliberative Democracy and Global Governance at Canberra University (Australia). He is the author of Democratic Professionalism: Citizen Participation and the Reconstruction of Professional Ethics, Identity, and Practice and Punishment, Participatory Democracy, and the Jury.