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By Melvin J. Dubnick

Public responsibility is a trademark of recent democratic governance and the basis of the preferred functionality administration circulate. Democracy is simply an empty workout if these in strength can't be held in charge in public for his or her acts and omissions, for his or her judgements, their regulations, and their expenditures.

This ebook deals a finely special and richly expert attention of responsibility in either govt and the modern international of governance. Twenty-five best specialists disguise various features of the responsibility stream, together with a number of and competing accountabilities, measuring responsibility, responsibility and democratic legitimacy, and responsibility and data expertise, and practice them to governments, quasi-governments, non-government firms, governance businesses, and voluntary companies. jointly they supply the main finished attention of responsibility presently to be had, with a mix of theoretical, empirical, and utilized approaches.

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