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Understanding Knowledge Societies in Twenty Questions and Answers with the Index of Knowledge Societies

  • Author: UN, DESA
  • Publication date: June 2005
  • Page count: 188
  • Language(s) in this book: English
  • Sales number: 05.II.H.2

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ISBN: 9789211556759

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This study examines the parameters of participatory and transparent governance from the fresh perspective of policy focused on mass-production of knowledge. The report traces the uses made by governments, in developing and developed countries, of new information and communication technologies (ICT), as well as obstacles to their successful application. A ranking of 45 countries in an “Index of Knowledge Societies” is provided.