Session 1: Minutes and materials - Thursday, 31st of March 2016

From Ledwiki
Jump to: navigation, search

---> back to overview of session minutes

Session topic

Phase A. Landscape and Democracy - Mapping the Terrain A.1 Concepts of democracy: Evolution and perspectives

  • Session date: Thursday, 31st of March 2016, 15 30 - 17 00 CEST


  • LED project introduction by Dr Deni Ruggeri, NMBU Norway
  • Thematic input: Concepts of democracy: Evolution and perspectives by Dr Ellen Fetzer, HfWU Nürtingen-Geislingen
  • Interactive part
  • Seminar sequence and assignments

Session slides and recordings

Interactive part

  • Participants were asked to respond to the statement: In my country, the public is well involved in making decisions on the landscape.
  • Most participants disagreed with this statement, we then asked why they agreed or disagreed
  • Synopsis of participants' answers

Next steps for active participants

Assignment 1 - Reading and Synthesizing Core Terminology

  • Read the detailed description of this assignment
  • Start checking the seminar readings and resources
  • Some readings are in a closed folder, login will be send by e-mail
  • You will also be invited to join the LED cmaps cloud folder for your concept mapping (will be send per e-mail as well)

Assignment 2 - Your Landscape Symbols

  • Read the detailed description of this assignment
  • First step: upload a visual of your landscape symbol before the next session, so until 6th of April 2016

Group formation

  • Everyone who has uploaded a landscape symbol until 6th of April will be assigned to a working group
  • We wish the working groups to be as international and diverse as possible, which is why this process will be prestructured on behalf of the LED team

Video explanation

  • We explained the assignments also during our session on 31.03., you can review the recording here.

Further references

Participant map

Please add your location to our interactive map, if you have not done so yet:

Next Session

A.2 Concepts of landscape: Emergence and perspectives

Session date: Thursday, 7th of April 2016, 15 30 - 17 00 pm CEST

  • Thematic input: The people-centred landscape concept by Prof. Dr. Diedrich Bruns, Kassel University, and Prof. Dr. Luigi Bartolomei, University of Bologna, Italy