eBook E-Government Success around the World: Cases, Empirical Studies, and Practical Recommendations, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1466641746
  • ISBN-13: 9781466641747
  • DDC: 352.3
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 467 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released October 2013
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013
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While some e-government projects fail to deliver the expected benefits due to numerous technical, organizational, institutional, and contextual factors, information technology continues to be utilized by international governments to achieve countless benefits.E-Government Success around the World: Cases, Empirical Studies, and Practical Recommendations presents the latest findings in the area of e-government success. Written for academics and professionals, this book aims to improve the understanding of e-government success factors and cultural contexts in the field of governmental information technologies in various disciplines such as political science, public administration, information and communication sciences, and sociology.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Editorial Advisory Board.
List of Reviewers.
Table of Contents.
Detailed Table of Contents.
1: Americas.
2: Government Services in Outlying Regions.
3: Enhancing Information Services through Public-Private Partnerships: Information Technology Knowledge Transfer Underlying Structures to Develop Shared Services in the U.S. and Korea.
4: E-Government Success in Public Libraries: Library and Government Agency Partnerships Delivering Services to New Immigrants.
5: Bridging the Inequality Gap to Accessing Medicare and Medicaid Information Online: An Empirical Analysis of E-Government Success 2002 through 2010.
6: Trust Measures for Implementers of E-Government Adoption: A Confirmatory Factor Analysis.
7: Implementation of Information and Communications Technologies for Financial Inclusion in Programs to Alleviate Poverty in Brazil, Colombia and Mexico.
8: Asia and Australia.
9: Developing E-Government Readiness Factors: A Bottom-Up Approach.
10: Urban Community Grids Management in Metropolitan China: A Case Study on Factors Contributing to Mobile Governance Success.
11: E-Government in Singapore: Critical Success Factors.
12: Users' Experiences of Internet-Based Systems in Malaysian Research Universities: Success Factors and Barriers as Starting Points to Best Practices in a Developing Country.
13: E-Government in Australia: A Usability Study of Australian City Council Websites.
14: Local E-Government and Citizen Participation: Case Studies from Australia and Italy.
15: Europe.
16: Critical Success Factors for E-Government Infrastructure Implementation.
17: Social Media and Public Administration in Spain: A Comparative Analysis of the Regional Level of Government.
18: A Country Level Evaluation of the Impact of E-Government: The Case of Italy.
19: How Do French Municipalities Communicate on Citizen Involvement? The Success of Participatory Democracy in France.
20: eParticipation in Europe: Current State and Practical Recommendations.
Compilation of References.
About the Contributors.