About Aalto Tuija

Digital media professional from Helsinki Finland. I connect people and ideas.

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  • Aalto shared from Wicked Problems, Workable Solutions: Lessons from a Public Life by Daniel Yankelovich
    Evoking a deliberative public voice depends on the other two components, especially the cognitive one. There is a serious disconnect between what we call the public’s learning curve (how the public goes about making up its mind) and our nation’s methods of educating the public about issues. Decades of researching American public opinion reveal a huge flaw in how our professions, institutions, and leaders think about how the public comes to judgment on specific issues. Our research shows that the public’s Learning Curve consists of a lengthy three-stage process of absorbing and resolving...
    Note: Tämä havainto tukee sitä, että pelkkä journalismi (tiedonvälitys) ei riitä, pitää aktivoida syvempi ajatteluprosessi, (elämys?) ennenkuin syntyy kyvykkyys toimintaan / mielipiteen muodostamiseen / asioista päättämiseen
  • Aalto shared from Wicked Problems, Workable Solutions: Lessons from a Public Life by Daniel Yankelovich
    Armed with a new philosophy of life, more Americans would assign a high priority to public participation and engagement. A distinctively American philosophy for living would, inevitably, give new life to democratic self-governance. Similar considerations apply to our social morality. A public without a philosophy for living is more likely to feel itself helpless in the face of mistrust and perceived injustice. That feeling of helplessness results in erosion of norms, and in passive acceptance of fate: “Whatever . . .
    Note: "Uusi elämänfilosofia" saisi amerikkalaiset paneutumaan yhteisiin asioihin #osallistuminen #arvot
  • Aalto shared from Wicked Problems, Workable Solutions: Lessons from a Public Life by Daniel Yankelovich
    the media gets tired of an issue once it is no longer news often at precisely the moment the public is beginning to focus on it.
    Note: Uutismedia väsyy uutisaiheeseen juuri silloin kun kansalaiset alkaa vähitellen ymmärtää mistä on kyse - kansalaismielipiteen asiantuntija osuu journalismin ja demokratian suhteen kipukohtaan
  • Aalto shared from Wicked Problems, Workable Solutions: Lessons from a Public Life by Daniel Yankelovich
    We will need to upgrade the public’s role in our democracy. Americans must become as effective as citizens as they are as consumers.
    Note: Yhteisöllisyys, vastuu yhteisestä hyvinvoinnista, pitää saada eliittiä laajempien ryhmien käsiin
  • Aalto shared from The Peripheral by William Gibson
    “You’re a publicist,” she said. “She’s a celebrity. That’s interspecies.”
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Aalto Tuija