Transparency in Global Change: The Vanguard of the Open Society

Transparency in Global Change: The Vanguard of the Open Society

by Burkart Holzner, Leslie Holzner
     
 

An examination of the quest for information exchange in an increasingly international, open society, Transparency in Global Change discusses the reasons for the recent increase in public desire for transparency and the byproducts this transparency can produce.See more details below

Overview

An examination of the quest for information exchange in an increasingly international, open society, Transparency in Global Change discusses the reasons for the recent increase in public desire for transparency and the byproducts this transparency can produce.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780822958956
Publisher:
University of Pittsburgh Press
Publication date:
01/20/2005
Edition description:
1
Pages:
408
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

1The culture shift to transparency1
2The rise of transparency : some historical turning points12
3Perspectives on transparency linking several fields of knowledge to one social fact47
4Information cultures in transformation : the secrecy and the transparency syndromes in global change83
5Transparency in the world114
6Global civil society, transparency, and the social system change162
7Corporate governance and transparency : from exuberance to scandals to reform204
8The changing architecture of information values in health systems241
9Historical transparency282
10Global change and the open society330

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