Simon Niemeyer

Working paper

Intersubjective reasoning in political deliberation

This paper advances a theory and method for evaluating political reasoning from a deliberative democratic perspective, as well as its transformative effects and outcomes.

Climate change and the public sphere: public understanding and reponses to future climate change

This report seeks to provide a policy relevant complement to the main body of work for the ‘Climate Change and the Public Sphere’ project.

Deliberation in the wilderness: the far north Queensland citizen's jury

The Far North Queensland Citizen\'s Jury (FNQCJ) attempted to replicate the ideals of deliberative democracy in considering future management options for the Bloomfield Track, a controversial road between Cape Tribulation Qld and the Bloomfield River Qld. The FNQCJ consisted of 12 randomly selected citizens from...