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Good Governance and Development

Shefali Kalia

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ISBN 10: 8177080679 / ISBN 13: 9788177080674
Published by New Century Publication, New Delhi, 2004
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Contents Preface. 1. Good governance conceptual framework. 2. Indian governance in historical perspective. 3. Imperatives of good governance. 4. Administration at state and local levels. 5. Administration versus maladministration. 6. Reforms to perform. 7. Efficient responsive and sensitive administration through E governance. 8. Summary and conclusions. References. Index. The term good governance has come to occupy an important place in development literature. Bad governance is now regarded as the root cause of all evils in a society. Major aid donor countries and international financial institutions are increasingly allocating their loans and grants on the condition that reforms in recipient countries are undertaken to ensure good governance. Governance means the process of decision making and the process by which decisions are implemented or not implemented. Good governance assures that corruption is minimized the views of minorities are taken into account and that the voices of the most vulnerable in society are heard in decision making. It is also responsive to the present and future needs of society. Good governance is an ideal which is difficult to achieve in its totality. Very few countries and societies have come close to achieving good governance in its totality. However to ensure sustainable human development action must be taken to work towards this ideal with the aim of making it a reality. The present book is an attempt to study the principles of good governance. It has a futuristic approach and is an attempt to build conditions conducive for clean and efficient administration. 274 pp. Bookseller Inventory # 52921

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Title: Good Governance and Development

Publisher: New Century Publication, New Delhi

Publication Date: 2004

Binding: Hardbound

Book Condition:As New

Edition: New

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"Good governance is an ideal which is difficult to achieve in its totality. Very few countries and societies have come close to achieving good governance in its totality. However, to ensure sustainable human development, actions must be taken to work towards this ideal with the aim of making it a reality. The present book is an attempt to study the principles of good governance. It has a futuristic approach and is an attempt to build conditions conducive for clean and efficient administration. "

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