Characteristics of Democratic Organizations

Characteristics of Democratic Organizations

Self-ruled, democratic, and autonomous are somewhat interchangeable words. Autonomous organizations are not all the same, but they do share some characteristics. This handy guide provides some tips for identifying the characteristics of autonomous and democratic organizations. You can click on the links for more information about any of the topics.

Majority rule does not make an organization democratic. More…

Democratic organizations discuss and negotiate power. More…

Knowledge-sharing is a hallmark of a democratic group. More…

Democratic groups can be prone to conflict. More…

Democratic groups ensure that the marginalized also have a voice. More…

Many different opinions can co-exist in democratic groups. More…

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