Publication details [#66379]

Schepen, Nynke van. 2019. Political transparency matters: Citizens challenging officials via ‘have you planned X’-type questions. Discourse & Society 30 (5) : 521–535.
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SAGE Publications


This paper explores how citizens, invited to ask questions in public plenary consultation meetings within a participatory democracy procedure in urban planning in France, point at something that has not been mentioned in the public debate, using variations of the turn design ‘have you planned X?’.