Open Government : Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications, Hardback Book

Open Government : Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications Hardback

Edited by Information Resources Management Association


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Open government initiatives have become a defining goal for public administrators around the world.

As technology and social media tools become more integrated into society, they provide important frameworks for online government and community collaboration.

However, progress is still necessary to create a method of evaluation for online governing systems for effective political management worldwide. Open Government: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications is a vital reference source that explores the use of open government initiatives and systems in the executive, legislative, and judiciary sectors.

It also examines the use of technology in creating a more affordable, participatory, and transparent public-sector management models for greater citizen and community involvement in public affairs.

Highlighting a range of topics such as data transparency, collaborative governance, and bureaucratic secrecy, this multi-volume book is ideally designed for government officials, leaders, practitioners, policymakers, researchers, and academicians seeking current research on open government initiatives.