In this chapter we discuss the revolution of digital democracy (a.k.a. on-line democracy), by arguing that it should integrate (rather than replace) representative democracy based on computational tools and platforms, and that the relationship between people and their representatives and institutions remains absolutely crucial to democracy as a bilateral trust relation.
The problematic relationship between trust and democracy; Its crisis and web dangers and promises
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Springer, Cham, Heidelberg, New York, Dordrecht, London, CHE
The Future of Digital Democracy, edited by Contucci P., Omicini A., Sirbu A., Pianini D., pp. 62–82. Cham, Heidelberg, New York, Dordrecht, London: Springer, 2019
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