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Title Governance and information technology : from electronic government to information government / edited by Viktor Mayer-Schönberger and David Lazer
Published Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, [2007]
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 314 pages) : illustrations
Contents From electronic government to information government / Viktor Mayer-Schönberger and David Lazer -- Technological change and information flows in government -- Global perspectives on e-government / Darrell M. West -- Case illustration: FirstGov: the road to success of the U.S. government's web portal / Maria Christina Binz-Scharf -- Electronic government and the drive for growth and equity / Edwin Lau -- Case illustration: "E-government is an outcome": Michael Armstrong and the transformation of Des Moines / Viktor Mayer-Schönberger and David Lazer -- Challenges to organizational change: multi-level integrated information structures (MIIS) / Jane E. Fountain -- Case illustration: from computerization to convergence: the case of e-government in Singapore / Ines Mergel -- Case illustration: Dubai's electronic government / Viktor Mayer-Schönberger and David Lazer -- The blurring of the informational boundary between state and society -- Weak democracy, strong information: the role of information technology in the rulemaking process / Cary Coglianese -- Case illustration: the EPA EDOCKET system / Gopal Raman -- Freedom of information and electronic government / Herbert Burkert -- Case illustration: protecting privacy by requesting access: Marc Rotenberg and EPIC / Viktor Mayer-Schönberger and David Lazer -- Socio-technologies of assembly: sense making and demonstration in rebuilding lower Manhattan / Monique Girard and David Stark -- Case illustration: the rise and fall of participatory electronic information infrastructures / Åke Grönlund -- "Open-source politics" reconsidered: emerging patterns in online political participation / Matthew Hindman -- Case illsutration: cyberprotesting globalization: a case of online activism / Sandor Vegh -- Evaluating the impact of reengineering information flows -- The challenge of evaluating m-government, e-government, and p-government: what should be compared with what? / Robert D. Behn -- Case illustration: the Swiss e-government barometer: Kuno Schedler feels the temperature of e-government services / Viktor Mayer-Schönberger and David Lazer -- Information quality in electronic government: toward the systematic management of high-quality information in electronic government-to-citizen relationships / Martin J. Eppler -- Case illustration: information quality in electronic government websites: an example from Italy's Ministry for Public Administration / Lorenzo Cantoni -- It takes a network to build a network / David Lazer and Maria Christina Binz-Scharf -- Case illustration: TeleCities: sharing knowledge among European cities / Viktor Mayer-Schönberger and David Lazer -- The governing of government information / Viktor Mayer-Schönberger and David Lazer
Summary Experts discuss moving beyond the notion of electronic government and its focus on technology and efficiency to a broader concept of "information government" that incorporates the role of information flows within government, between government and citizen
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Electronic government information.
Electronic public records.
Internet in public administration -- Case studies.
Internet in public administration.
Genre/Form Case studies.
Case studies.
Form Electronic book
Author Lazer, David.
Mayer-Schönberger, Viktor.
LC no. 2006034532
ISBN 0262279290 (electronic bk.)
1429499001 (electronic bk.)
9780262279291 (electronic bk.)
9781429499002 (electronic bk.)