Tag Archives: Transparency

‘Data.gov-in-a-box’ and Obama’s model of open government

‘Data.gov-in-a-box’ Delimiting transparency From European Journal of Social Theory After eight years of an administration that appeared increasingly enamoured by and wedded to secrecy, it is not surprising that Barack Obama invested so heavily in the rhetoric of transparency in … Continue reading

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Why WikiLeaks’ bid for radical transparency failed

WikiLeaks: the illusion of transparency From International Review of Administrative Sciences The scale and significance of the 2010 WikiLeaks disclosures were overstated, according to this article. Analysis of the WikiLeaks debacle highlights four key reasons why radical transparency is hard … Continue reading

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The Index on Censorship Science debate – Is transparency bad for science? #datadebate

Last week was the launch of the latest issue of Index on Censorship’s award winning magazine. A particularly topical one for us at SAGE this time, as it focusses on Science. Natasha at Index kindly let us repost her summary … Continue reading

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