The Resource Accountable governance : problems and promises, edited by Melvin J. Dubnick and H. George Frederickson ; foreword by David Mathews, (electronic resource)

Accountable governance : problems and promises, edited by Melvin J. Dubnick and H. George Frederickson ; foreword by David Mathews, (electronic resource)

Label
Accountable governance : problems and promises
Title
Accountable governance
Title remainder
problems and promises
Statement of responsibility
edited by Melvin J. Dubnick and H. George Frederickson ; foreword by David Mathews
Contributor
Provider
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
N$T
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
JF1351
LC item number
.A25 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • ebrary
  • Dubnick, Melvin J
  • Frederickson, H. George
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Government accountability
  • Government accountability
  • Political Science
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Government accountability
  • United States
Label
Accountable governance : problems and promises, edited by Melvin J. Dubnick and H. George Frederickson ; foreword by David Mathews, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: The promises of accountability research / Melvin J. Dubnick and H. George Frederickson -- The challenges of multiple accountability: does redundancy lead to overload? / Thomas Schillemans and Mark Bovens -- The tangled web of accountability in contracting networks: the case of welfare reform / Barbara S. Romzek -- Accountability challenges in public sector contracting for complex products / Trevor L. Brown, Matthew Potoski, and David M. Van Slyke -- Accountability for global governance organizations / Jonathan G.S. Koppell -- Performance blight and the tyranny of light? Accountability in advanced performance measurement regimes / Christopher Pollitt -- Does performance measurement actually improve accountability? / Beryl A. Radin -- The accountability environment of U.S. countries / Bonnie J. Johnson, John C. Pierce, and Nicholas P. Lovrich, Jr. -- Accountability institutions and information in the policy-making process / Paul L. Posner and Robert Schwartz -- Accountability and information-technology enactment: a cross-national perspective / Richard K. Ghere -- Blame avoidance and accountability: positive, negative, or neutral? / Christopher Hood -- The challenges of accountability for international nongovernmental and civil-society organizations / Margaret P. Karns, Timothy J. Shaffer, and Richard K. Ghere -- Accountability in the nonprofit sector: abandoning the one-size-fits-all approach / Kevin P. Kearns -- Watching the watchers / Sally Wheeler -- Accountability and voluntary programs / Matthew Potoski and Aseem Prakash -- Accountability in two non-western contexts / Sara R. Jordan -- Accountability and a theory of representation / Ciarán O'Kelly -- Emergent accountability and structuration theory: implications / Kaifeng Yang -- Rethinking the obsession: accountability and the financial crisis / Melvin J. Dubnick and Justin O'Brien -- Conclusion: taking stock and moving forward / Melvin J. Dubnick and H. George Frederickson
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxxii, 328 pages)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780765627322
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)703152974
  • (OCoLC)ocn703152974
Label
Accountable governance : problems and promises, edited by Melvin J. Dubnick and H. George Frederickson ; foreword by David Mathews, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: The promises of accountability research / Melvin J. Dubnick and H. George Frederickson -- The challenges of multiple accountability: does redundancy lead to overload? / Thomas Schillemans and Mark Bovens -- The tangled web of accountability in contracting networks: the case of welfare reform / Barbara S. Romzek -- Accountability challenges in public sector contracting for complex products / Trevor L. Brown, Matthew Potoski, and David M. Van Slyke -- Accountability for global governance organizations / Jonathan G.S. Koppell -- Performance blight and the tyranny of light? Accountability in advanced performance measurement regimes / Christopher Pollitt -- Does performance measurement actually improve accountability? / Beryl A. Radin -- The accountability environment of U.S. countries / Bonnie J. Johnson, John C. Pierce, and Nicholas P. Lovrich, Jr. -- Accountability institutions and information in the policy-making process / Paul L. Posner and Robert Schwartz -- Accountability and information-technology enactment: a cross-national perspective / Richard K. Ghere -- Blame avoidance and accountability: positive, negative, or neutral? / Christopher Hood -- The challenges of accountability for international nongovernmental and civil-society organizations / Margaret P. Karns, Timothy J. Shaffer, and Richard K. Ghere -- Accountability in the nonprofit sector: abandoning the one-size-fits-all approach / Kevin P. Kearns -- Watching the watchers / Sally Wheeler -- Accountability and voluntary programs / Matthew Potoski and Aseem Prakash -- Accountability in two non-western contexts / Sara R. Jordan -- Accountability and a theory of representation / Ciarán O'Kelly -- Emergent accountability and structuration theory: implications / Kaifeng Yang -- Rethinking the obsession: accountability and the financial crisis / Melvin J. Dubnick and Justin O'Brien -- Conclusion: taking stock and moving forward / Melvin J. Dubnick and H. George Frederickson
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxxii, 328 pages)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780765627322
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)703152974
  • (OCoLC)ocn703152974

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