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Blog: prerequisites and prospect of development of the new instrument of virtual democracy
Abstract.This article is dedicated to the analysis of blog in its diverse manifestations and place among the forms of exercising of citizens’ rights to participation in administration of affairs of the democratic state, as well as determination of the theoretical and relevant practical prerequisites for its development. The Russian constitutional law does not limit the possible methods of expression of will of the citizens that affects the work of such resources as the “Open Government” portal and “E-Government” portal. The experience of foreign countries demonstrates the existence within the Internet environment of the successful platforms for communication between citizens and government authorities. The author comes to a conclusion that the website that accumulates the regular entries of the users, addressed primarily to the concerned government authorities, is characteristic to the deliberative democracy. At the same time, with the development of e-democracy, escalates the importance of blog as an instrument for expressing the opinion of an individual. Whether such instrument will be demanded by the government, will become evident in the nearest future.
Keywords: the concept of deliberative democracy, direct expression of will, freedom of speech, blog, Information Technology, e-government, e-democracy, Internet culture, Information society, public administration
Article was received:21-02-2018
This article written in Russian. You can find full text of article in Russian here .