Participatory Science

In order to be classified as a participatory science project, the project would have to have the following characteristics:

  • It must involve both scientists and non-scientists working together, preferably in real time or near real time.
  • Non-scientists must not be the subject of the research.
  • The primary purpose of the project or program must be original research and/or development.
  • A participatory science project or program must involve one or more of the following: observation, data collection, data aggregation, data processing, theory/model construction, analysis and interpretation, or development.



About Giorgio Bertini

Director at Learning Change Project - Research on society, culture, art, neuroscience, cognition, critical thinking, intelligence, creativity, autopoiesis, self-organization, rhizomes, complexity, systems, networks, leadership, sustainability, thinkers, futures ++
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