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Mark Randell

Mark Randell is the Principal of Human Sciences, a community development consultancy affiliated with the Centre for Organisational Research at the University of Western Australia. He was the chief architect and project manager for Fremantle City's system of participatory democracy. He is the founder of the CivicChat and CONSULT.GOV websites, designed for online government consultations.

Mr Randell was a Research Associate in the Faculty of Psychology at The University of Western Australia, and has taught Psychology at UWA. He has broad experience of the tertiary, government and commercial sectors. He spent six years with IBM Australia, and is a full member of the Community Development Society."

Author's website: Human Sciences

Fixing the ALP
Domestic Politics - 20/03/2006 - 129 comments
Harmony for science and humanities within the 'community'
Education - 22/02/2005
The F2F communities: what they are and why they still have much to give
Society - 18/05/2004
Why does consultation with the public require professional submissions?
Society - 17/03/2004
Can community consultations regain some authority through authenticity?
Society - 12/02/2004
Practical ways to improve local council representation
Domestic Politics - 4/12/2003
Are community parties the key to more effective community governance?
Society - 4/11/2003
How can we tell when and whether a community is sufficiently 'developed'?
Society - 30/09/2003
How to engage citizens? Well, a good start is to treat them like people
August 2003 Feature - 4/08/2003
The virtues of building communities by leading them from behind
Society - 18/06/2003
Sticking rigidly to our ways can be both a blessing and a curse
June 2003 Feature - 2/06/2003
Human networks rule because we are fundamentally creatures of community
May 2003 Feature - 2/05/2003
On the fairness of bureaucrats: a story not often recognised as a fairytale
Society - 26/03/2003
Growing communities for social change is best done gently
Society - 22/01/2003
The commercialisation of community
Society - 24/12/2002
The wisdom of the ages: leadership is about participation
Society - 25/11/2002
Is the art of social philosophy relevant to cafe society?
Society - 30/10/2002
The virtues of building an organisational community
Society - 9/09/2002
Why I'm not worried about Global communities
Society - 3/09/2002
Relationships are the stuff of success
Society - 15/08/2002
Stories, yarns, legends ... these are the stuff of community identity
March 2003 Feature - 25/02/2002

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