WP1: State of the Debate
"There's nothing more practical than a good theory."
- Kurt Lewin
Ensure all partners have similar understanding of the main concepts used in the project
Provide partners with understanding of the multiple connotations and meanings that connect ideas of liberal democracy and theories of representation, public policy, participation and deliberation
Locating EUARENAS’ approach in well-defined theoretical orientation among broader discussions within the democratic theory
Inform other packages through cooperation in preparing theoretical background for methodology and ethics of the empirical study and piloting