Politics student publishes book on game design and deliberation

Josh Lerner, a 2012 Ph.D. from politics is publishing his revised dissertation as a book with MIT Press. Making Democracy Fun: How Game Design Can Empower Citizens and Transform Politics draws from the game design and deliberative democracy in order to make the democratic process more participatory, transparent, and fun. Read more here.

Josh is director of the Participatory Budgeting Project, a national civic & political initiative that has had some notable successes in the several years since its inception.