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e-Government in Asia: Origins, Politics, Impacts, Geographies

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Barney Warf

e-Government in Asia: Origins, Politics, Impacts, Geographies

Book2017

 

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    1 - Introduction

    Pages 1-18

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    2 - Japan and Korea

    Pages 19-39

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    3 - China

    Pages 41-60

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    4 - Southeast Asia

    Pages 61-85

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    5 - South Asia

    Pages 87-115

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    6 - Central Asia

    Pages 117-130

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    7 - Conclusions

    Pages 131-139

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    References

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    Index

    Pages 165-168

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E-Government in Asia offers a thorough examination of e-governance in Asia, including the uses of the Internet to mediate interactions between Asian governments and their citizens. The book examines how the Internet is reshaping these interactions in the region and summarizes the nature of e-government, the growth of the Internet in Asia, issues of the digital divide, and how the Internet is affecting the ways in which public services are provided, how Asians acquire information, and other issues.

E-Government in Asia offers a thorough examination of e-governance in Asia, including the uses of the Internet to mediate interactions between Asian governments and their citizens. The book examines how the Internet is reshaping these interactions in the region and summarizes the nature of e-government, the growth of the Internet in Asia, issues of the digital divide, and how the Internet is affecting the ways in which public services are provided, how Asians acquire information, and other issues.

Key Features

  • Offers essential reading for many social science courses on Asia, including geography, political science, public administration, as well as courses on the social impacts of technology, notably the Internet
  • Examines issues of e-governance, which loom large in significant Asian economies, including China
  • Examines how e-governance in Asia is shaped by regional geographies
  • Explores how the Internet is affecting the ways in which public services are provided and how Asians acquire information
  • Offers essential reading for many social science courses on Asia, including geography, political science, public administration, as well as courses on the social impacts of technology, notably the Internet
  • Examines issues of e-governance, which loom large in significant Asian economies, including China
  • Examines how e-governance in Asia is shaped by regional geographies
  • Explores how the Internet is affecting the ways in which public services are provided and how Asians acquire information

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ISBN

978-0-08-100873-7

Language

English

Published

2017

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Copyright © 2017 Elsevier Ltd. All rights reserved.

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Chandos Publishing

Authors

Barney Warf

Department of Geography, University of Kansas, Lawrence, United States of America