This essay focuses on how public deliberation is used as a tool for managing the commons. Through the lens of Elinor Ostrom’s research of managing the commons, the Bloomington Community Orchard is analyzed as a case study to better understand the value of the process of public deliberation as a tool for managing the commons and the importance of timing for implementation.
managing the commons, public voice, public deliberation
How to Cite
Napoli L., (2015) “Public Deliberation as a Tool for Managing the Commons: A Case Study of the Bloomington Community Orchard”, Journal of Public Deliberation 11(2). doi: https://doi.org/10.16997/jdd.238