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Information and American Democracy: Technology in the Evolution of Political ...

Bruce Allen Bimber - History - 2003 - 268 pages
This 2003 book assesses the consequences of new information technologies for American democracy in a way that is theoretical and also historically grounded. The author argues ...
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School decentralization: lessons from the study of bureaucracy

Bruce Allen Bimber - Education - 1993 - 43 pages
The report concludes that the relationship between decentralized schools and central offices ought to be envisioned as a contract that assigns responsibility for setting goals ...
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Congress’s Own Think Tank: Learning from the Legacy of the Office of ...

Peter Blair - Business & Economics - 2013 - 130 pages
In 1972 the United States Congress established the Office of Technology Assessment (OTA) as a small analytical agency to become better informed about implications of new and ...
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Science and Technology Advice To President, Congress, and Judiciary

William T. Golden - Business & Economics
This volume aims to attract attention to the necessity for quality advice on science and technology issues to the president of the United States, to the Congress, and to the ...
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The Politics of Expertise

Stephen P. Turner - Philosophy - 2013 - 350 pages
The problem of expertise is an important topic in contemporary science studies and increasingly important in philosophy, political studies, and sociology. Drawing on a global ...
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Technocracy and the Politics of Expertise

Frank Fischer - Political Science - 1990 - 387 pages
This book describes the role of technological experts and expertise in a democratic society. It places decision-making strategies - studied in organization theory and policy ...
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