Dataset on the literature on public participation and consensus building: Bibliography and meta-analysis of selected studies

Published: 12 June 2023| Version 2 | DOI: 10.17632/gxxzxyx7f6.2


This dataset offers an insight into the scientific literature on conceptual and empirical approaches to public participation and consensus-building in urban planning, including heritage planning. It consists of 121 articles retrieved from the Scopus search engine which feature “public participation”, “consensus”, and “value and attribute” in the title, abstract, and author keywords.


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This data set is based on the articles that use at least two of the three key terms in their title, abstract or keywords. The Scopus, a peer-reviewed academic database, was taken as the data source in June 2019, and publications were collected from the fields: Social Sciences, Engineering, Environmental Science, and Arts and Humanities.


TU Delft Institutes, Technische Universiteit Delft


Urban Planning, Literature Review, Community Participation, Heritage, Values