chapter  14
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In the course of this research, an actor-, action-and process-oriented perspective on planning practice has been privileged. The centrality attributed to interaction has led us to inquire into a conception of planning and of its aims as process-based and as socially constructed: a conception not grounded on the presumption - or on the objective - of a substantial consensus on values, but rather directed towards exploring the conditions for the resolution of actual problems of collective action.