Spontaneous Accountability

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Title: Spontaneous Accountability
Authors: Scott, Colin
Permanent link: http://hdl.handle.net/10197/7021
Date: Jul-2006
Abstract: Contemporary ideas about governance are dominated by a loss of faith in both hierarchical modes of control and state-centric conceptions of governing. This tendency has caused both scholars and public policy makers to search for evidence that other modes and loci of control are or might be effective in supplementing or replacing hierarchy and the state. These other modes include governance through networks and communities, governance through competition and markets, and governance through architecture.
Type of material: Book Chapter
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Journal: Dowdle, M.W. (ed.). Public Accountability: Designs, Dilemma and Experiences
Start page: 174
End page: 191
Keywords: AccountabilityGovernance
Other versions: http://www.cambridge.org/gb/academic/subjects/law/constitutional-and-administrative-law/public-accountability-designs-dilemmas-and-experiences?format=PB
Language: en
Status of Item: Peer reviewed
Is part of: Dowdle, M. (ed.). Public Accountability: Designs, Dilemmas and Experiences
ISBN: 9780521617611
Appears in Collections:Law Research Collection

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