B. R. Barber, Strong democracy: Participatory politics for a new age, 1984.

K. Brants, Guest Editor's Introduction: The Internet and the Public Sphere, Political Communication, vol.22, issue.2, pp.143-146, 2005.
DOI : 10.1080/105846099198596

J. Habermas, The Public Sphere: an encyclopedia article, New German Critique, vol.3, pp.49-55, 1974.

C. R. Sunstein, Republic.com, 2001.

R. Kemp, Planning, public hearings, and the politis of discourse, Critical Theory and Public Life, pp.177-201, 1988.

J. D. Fearon, Deliberation as Discussion, Deliberative Democracy, pp.44-68, 1998.
DOI : 10.1017/CBO9781139175005.004

J. S. Dryzek, Deliberative democracy and beyond: liberals, critics, contestations, 2000.
DOI : 10.1093/019925043X.001.0001

S. Stokes, Pathologies of Deliberation, Deliberative Democracy, pp.123-139, 1998.
DOI : 10.1017/CBO9781139175005.007

J. Balkin, What I learned about blogging in a year

D. Woodly, New competencies in democratic communication? Blogs, agenda setting and political participation, Public Choice, vol.46, issue.1-2, pp.109-123, 2008.
DOI : 10.1007/s11127-007-9204-7

T. Teachout, Culture in the Age of Blogging, Commentary Magazine, 2005.

L. Adamic and N. Glance, The political blogosphere and the 2004 U.S. election, Proceedings of the 3rd international workshop on Link discovery , LinkKDD '05, 2005.
DOI : 10.1145/1134271.1134277

E. Hargittai, J. Gallo, and M. Kane, Cross-ideological discussions among conservative and liberal bloggers, Public Choice, vol.55, issue.1-2, pp.67-86, 2008.
DOI : 10.1007/s11127-007-9201-x

T. Witschge, Online Deliberation: Possibilities of the Internet for Deliberative Democracy, Euricom Colloquium Electronic Networks & Democratic Engagement, 2002.